Hundreds Take Part In ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ Rally In London

By Staff, Peoplesdispatch.org -

The rally featured several celebrities and progressive activists advocating for Assange’s release, along with his father John Shipton, who also addressed the crowds. Hundreds attended a rally in [...]

UK High Court: Ban On Extinction Rebellion Protests Illegal

By Zoe Blackler, Rebellion.earth -

The High Court today ruled that the Metropolitan Police’s blanket ban on Extinction Rebellion protest during the October Rebellion was unlawful, in a landmark judgment that reasserts the [...]

The US/UK Trade Deal Is Truly Frightening – Here’s What’s Coming

By Staff, Truepublica.org.uk -

In the magical illusions of the smoke and mirrors ideology behind Brexit, we should be acutely aware of what a trade deal with America means. In our article this week – The MAGA Agenda – it seems [...]

The History Of Hong Kong, Britain’s Colonial Legacy. Fast Forward To 2019

By Larry Romanoff, Globalresearch.ca -

The reason Hong Kong was seized by England, on orders of Queen Victoria, was that Sassoon needed a logistics, warehousing, and distribution base for his opium operations. Similarly, the founding [...]

How Britain Ended Its Coal Addiction

By Nathalie Thomas, Leslie Hook and Chris Tighe, Insideclimatenews.org -

At Aberthaw Power Station on the coast of South Wales, Tom Glover examines a dwindling pile of coal for what may be the last time. At its peak in 2013, the coal-fired power plant generated enough [...]

How The UK Security Services Neutralised The Country’s Leading Liberal Newspaper

By Matt Kennard and Mark Curtis, Dailymaverick.co.za -

The UK security services targeted The Guardian after the newspaper started publishing the contents of secret US government documents leaked by National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden [...]

UK’s Johnson Plays Court Jester For Trump To Wreck Iran Deal

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic-culture.org -

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson showed his true colors this week when he led the collapse of European support for the nuclear deal with Iran. What’s more, it was pathetically evident that [...]

Doctors’ Climate Blockade

By Tess De La Mare, Theecologist.org -

Doctors backing the Extinction Rebellion movement have blockaded the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to highlight the impact of climate change on public health. Thirty [...]

Reality Check: Bank Of England Governor Criticizes The Petrodollar!

By Cheikh Amma Diop, Blackagendareport.com -

It is remarkable that Bank of England Governor Mark Carney recently spoke publicly about “the U.S. dollar’s “destabilizing” role in the world economy,” going on to suggest that “central banks [...]

Labour’s Inclusive Ownership Funds Should Be Fine

By Matt Bruenig, Peoplespolicyproject.org -

The Financial Times published an alarmist front-page story about Labour’s Inclusive Ownership Funds proposal over the weekend. The headline of the story is that “UK’s Labour would cost companies [...]

Brexit Protest: Police Guard Downing St Gates As Hundreds Chant ‘No One Voted For Boris’

By Katie Weston, Express.co.uk -

Boris Johnson’s plan to suspend Parliament in order to force through a no deal Brexit by October 31 has been confirmed by the Queen’s Privy Council. The move has been met with backlash, with [...]

US, UK Hong Kong Hypocrisy

By Finian Cunningham, Sputniknews.com -

Imagine the response if protesters were to smash up JFK or Heathrow airports, closing down international flight services. The US and British authorities would have culprits rounded up and jailed, [...]

Britain After Brexit: Welcome To The Vulture Restaurant

By Adam Ramsay, Opendemocracy.net -

Britain has no leverage, Britain is desperate … it needs an agreement very soon. When you have a desperate partner, that’s when you strike the hardest bargain.” So warned former US treasury [...]

UK Government Is Pushing Ahead With Extreme US Trade Deal With No Mandate

By Staff, Global Justice -

Campaign group Global Justice Now has accused Boris Johnson’s government of pushing ahead with an extreme US trade deal without a mandate from the public or parliament.This week both Foreign [...]

Iran – Seizure Of A British Tanker – More Than Tit For Tat

By Peter Koeing, Informationclearinghouse.info -

July 24, 2019 "Information Clearing House" -  The British-flagged tanker “Steno Impero”, heading for Saudi Arabia, was seized on Friday, 19 July 2019, by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps [...]