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May 6 UK Election

What a Visiting Yankee Learned on the UK Election Trail

Greer Feick | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Greer Feick

In a country that many Americans associate with endless NHS waiting lines, and sluggish bureaucracy, local election campaigns are well-oiled machines in the UK.

Why the Hung Parliament in UK Could Make a Greener Britain

Gavin D. J. Harper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gavin D. J. Harper

As parties scratch around to make uneasy coalitions and alliances, I believe that green jobs and technology could provide a unifying theme that will draw together uneasy political allies.

Is the Prime Minister Becoming More Presidential?

William E. Jackson Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William E. Jackson Jr.

As in the United States, the United Kingdom's democracy allows for the distinct probability of selecting national leaders who win only a plurality of the popular vote nationwide.

Gordon Brown And David Cameron Clash At Last Prime Minister's Question Time Before Election (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and his rival David Cameron have clashed in the last Prime Minister's Question time before the UK's election in Ma...