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polling

Despite a shock election result, Theresa May will likely cling onto her role as Britain's Prime Minister. At least, for now. But the Conservatives have...
Chilcot

After 6 years and more than $12 million, Britain's Chilcot Inquiry has a reached conclusions about the Iraq War that anyone else could have reached...
brexit

Yesterday evening, thousands of angry protesters demonstrated in the streets of London to call for the subversion of democracy in Britain. These weren’t far-right fascists but young, middle-class, center-left...
Brexit

Britons might never have voted to leave the European Union had it not been for the refugee crisis that hit Europe as a result of the Syrian...
Brexit

Ever since the results of last week’s Brexit referendum were announced, commentators on both sides of the Atlantic have been oscillating wildly through the stages...
Britain

In the wake every terror atrocity that Europe has suffered, politicians and commentators have scrambled to cobble together explanations about why some Muslims turn into...
brexit

This past weekend set into motion the most consequential few months in British politics in a generation. David Cameron sealed a deal with the European...
bds

In the run-up to the general election this past spring, British Prime Minister David Cameron promised the Jewish community that his party is deeply concerned...

The astonishing landslide victory of extremist Jeremy Corbyn in the leadership election for Britain’s Labour Party is being widely interpreted as likely to ensure that...
Iran sanctions

British Foreign Minister Philip Hammond made a high-profile trip to Iran to reopen the British Embassy, which had been closed in 2011 after it was...

The Muslim population of Europe today stands at around 44 million, so that’s about the population of a medium sized European country (Spain has a...

There is something fundamentally Stalinist about the notion of a cultural boycott of Israel. The idea that even the free exchange of ideas and expression...