Could Corbyn Win Upset Victory, Upend Tory Government?

By Kenneth Surin, -

By Kenneth Surin for Counter Punch - To state the obvious: two weeks can be a long time in western electoral politics. The Labour party under Jeremy Corbyn has been gaining steadily in the [...]

US Denies Entry To Fmr. British Ambassador Craig Murray, Who Exposed Torture

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By Staff of World Beyond War - The U.S. government, for no stated reason, and after having approved his entry in the past, has denied Craig Murray the usual approval to enter the United States [...]

Climate Change Activists Stage Tattoo Protest Against BP

By Emma Howard, -

By Emma Howard for The Guardian - Climate change activists have occupied part of Tate Britain, where they have started to tattoo each other in protest at BP’s sponsorship of the gallery. Tate has [...]

Privatization Of British Health System Fuels Scottish Independence

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Politicians clashed over the NHS at a Scottish independence debate. “Yes” supporters say independence could save the health service from privatization, while “No” advocates say Scotland can’t [...]

Snowden Condemns Surveillance Bill

By Ewen MacAskill, -

The NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has condemned the new surveillance bill being pushed through the UK's parliament this week, expressing concern about the speed at which it is being done, lack [...]