New Documents Reveal Covert UK Military-Intelligence Smear Machine Meddling In US Politics

By Mark Ames and Max Blumenthal, -

Grayzone Project — A bombshell domestic spy scandal has been unfolding in Britain after hacked internal communications exposed a covert UK state military-intelligence psychological warfare [...]

UK And US PSYOP Collusion

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

For more than two years the corporate media, elite think tanks, NATO leaders, and most Democratic Party politicians have insisted that Russia interferes in American and European elections. The [...]

Corbyn Positioned For End Of Neoliberalism If Yellow Vest Comes To UK

By Staff, -

The British Parliament between Dec. 10 and Dec. 12 was host to dramatic scenes, not normally seen during the half-empty procedural debates that take most of its time. Jeers and laughs were [...]

The Spider’s Web: Britain’s Second Empire

By Michael Oswald, -

The Spider’s Web: Britain’s Second Empire, is a documentary film that shows how Britain transformed from a colonial power into a global financial power. At the demise of empire, City of London [...]

U.K. And Ecuador Conspire To Deliver Julian Assange To U.S. Authorities

By Gareth Porter, -

The accidental revelation in mid-November that U.S. federal prosecutors had secretly filed charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange underlines the determination of the Trump [...]

Orangutang Heads To Oreo Headquarters

By Brendan Montague, -

Thirty Greenpeace UK volunteers and a lifelike animatronic orangutan recreated a rainforest at the main entrance to the corporate headquarters of Mondelez, makers of Oreo cookies near Uxbridge. [...]

What Recent London Demos Say About The State Of The British Left

By Phil Hearse, -

Demonstrations on successive weekends in London last month shone a spotlight on major political rifts — in the major parties and in the political left. On October 13, an extreme right-wing [...]

Climate Protesters Glue Hands To UK Government Building

By Damien Gayle, -

Twenty-two people have been arrested after protesters daubed the windows of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in London and blocked passing traffic in an effort to [...]

New Movement Arises To Force Action On Climate Change

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, a conservative body, estimates that humans have twelve years to take effective action to mitigate and adapt to climate change. Given [...]

Crucifying Julian Assange

By Chris Hedges, -

Julian Assange’s sanctuary in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London has been transformed into a little shop of horrors. He has been largely cut off from communicating with the outside world for the [...]

UK Banks Refuse To Return Venezuela’s Gold

By Peter Korzun, -

Russia and Venezuela are among the countries the EU, including Great Britain, has imposed sanctions on. Both nations have been targets of London’s vigorous attacks, being blamed for numerous [...]

Bank Of England Refusing Venezuelan Request To Return $550 Mln In Gold

By Staff, -

Earlier, Caracas indicated that it was looking to repatriate some 14 tons of gold bars back from the UK out of concern that the bullion may be affected by harsh US sanctions against the Latin [...]

War On Dissent: Shrinking Space For Protest In The UK

By Kevin Blowe, -

The Network for Police Monitoring (Netpol) campaigns against police surveillance and the regular smearing of activists and groups as “domestic extremists.” Writing in 2016, Netpol observed that [...]

UK Fracking Protesters Freed After Convictions Are Overturned

By Charlotte Dingle, -

Four UK protesters went to court last week to contest what may be Britain's most draconian sentences handed down for peaceful environmental protest since 1932. Widely referred to as the “Frack [...]

Ecuador Likely To Turn Assange Over To US – Ex-President Correa To RT

The Ecuadorian government might eventually hand WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange over to Washington, even though it is legally obliged to protect him, former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa [...]