The UK’s Hidden Hand In Julian Assange’s Detention

By Jonathan Cook, -

Behind the scenes, Sweden wanted to drop the extradition case against Assange back in 2013. Why was this not made public? Because Britain persuaded Sweden to pretend that they still wished to [...]

Theresa May Faces New Crisis After Mass Walkout Over Social Policy

By Michael Savage, -

By Michael Savage for The Guardian - Theresa May was plunged into a new crisis on Saturday night after the government’s social mobility adviser revealed he and his team were quitting, warning [...]

Landmark Study Links Tory Austerity To 120,000 Deaths

By Alex Matthews-King, -

By Alex Matthews-King for Independent - The paper identified that mortality rates in the UK had declined steadily from 2001 to 2010, but this reversed sharply with the death rate growing again [...]

Britain Wants Cycle-Friendly Cities. Here’s How We Get Them

By Andrew Gilligan, -

By Andrew Gilligan for The Guardian - Cycle lanes reduce pollution, improve health and are incredibly popular. But forget common sense: getting the go-ahead on new schemes is all about politics. [...]

Britain Drops 3,400 Bombs In Syria & Iraq

By Jamie Merrill, -

By Jamie Merrill for Mint Press News - Royal Air Force drones and jets have dropped more than 3,400 bombs and missiles on Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria, an investigation by Middle East [...]

Worldwide Protests Await Britain’s Celebration Of Balfour Anniversary

By Staff, -

By Staff of Wafa - RAMALLAH, October 24, 2017 (WAFA) – As Britain prepares to celebrate the centennial of the infamous Balfour Declaration, which Palestinians say was the cause of their Nakba or [...]

Thousands Protest Tories And Austerity

By Staff, -

By Socialist Worker. Manchester, UK - Thousands of demonstrators are gathering at the Castlefield's Arena in Manchester today, Sunday, to protest against Tory austerity. The Tories are beginning [...]

Neighbors Form Human Chain Around House To Stop Eviction

By Simon Robb, -

By Simon Robb for - A woman facing ‘revenge eviction’ has been given a lifeline after her neighbours gathered to form a human chain around her home. Nimo Abdullahi, 39, claimed her [...]

British Aid: ‘Twice As Much On Fossil Fuels As Renewables’

By Arthur Neslen, -

By Arthur Neslen for The Guardian - The UK has spent more than twice as much overseas support on fossil fuels projects as on renewable ones so far this decade, according to research commissioned [...]

Lawmakers Seek To Make It A Crime To Support BDS Against Israel

By Glenn Greenwald and Ryan Grim, -

By Glenn Greenwald and Ryan Grim for The Intercept - THE CRIMINALIZATION OF political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the West. In [...]

Klein And Corbyn On How To Get The World We Want

By Naomi Klein, -

By Naomi Klein for The Intercept - Naomi Klein: I’m Naomi Klein, reporting for The Intercept, and I’m here in London at the Houses of Parliament with Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, [...]

The Hypocrisy Of The Bi-Partisan Congress On Militarism

By Ann Garrison, -

By Ann Garrison for Black Agenda Report - Supporters of the British Labour Party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn marched through London streets on Saturday, July 1st, from the BBC headquarters to [...]

U.S., UK And France Denounce Nuclear Ban Treaty

By David Krieger, -

By David Krieger for Counter Punch - The U.S., UK and France have never shown enthusiasm for banning and eliminating nuclear weapons. It is not surprising, therefore, that they did not [...]

UK Court: Illegal To Ban BDS Movement Against Israel

By Ben Jamal, -

By Ben Jamal for The Guardian - Two weeks ago I found myself in a sweaty room in the Royal Courts of Justice, packed with fellow Palestine activists, listening to detailed and sometimes arcane [...]

Lancashire Councillors And Residents Lock-Down Fracking Site

By Staff, -

By Staff of Relcaim the Power - At 03.00hrs, a group of residents arrived at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire, where the drilling rig is expected any day now, [...]