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David Cameron Pledges To Honor Promises To Scotland

AP | Posted 09.19.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron has promised to live up to commitments to Scotland made ahead of the independence vote, including...

Scotland Decides

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 09.19.2014 | World

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — From the capital of Edinburgh to the far-flung Shetland Islands, Scots embraced a historic moment — and the rest of the...

What if the United States Lost Texas?

Dr. Jason Johnson | Posted 09.17.2014 | Politics
Dr. Jason Johnson

How would Americans fare under losing Texas compared to the British losing the Scots? The idea of a Texas secession may seem less likely than the Scots leaving the U.K., but the vote might be a lot closer than anyone in the U.S. would like.

In Stunning Twist, England Leaves United Kingdom Instead of Scotland!

Seriously Skewed | Posted 09.16.2014 | Comedy
Seriously Skewed

It is rumored that the British were forced to make this sudden decision when the Scots threatened to invade England wearing nothing but kilts -- and more disturbingly -- no underwear.

Britain's Prime Minister Heads To Scotland To Warn Against Independence

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2014 | World

ABERDEEN/LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron used his last visit to Scotland before a historic independence referendum th...

Obama: Mr. "We Don't Have A Strategy Yet" Does the Troubled NATO Summit

William Bradley | Posted 09.05.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

Largely an exercise in fantasy, like the longest-running science fiction show on the planet, NATO, since the end of the Soviet superpower erased the Cold War fear of a Red Army surge through the heart of Western Europe to the Bay of Biscay, has been an institution in search of a new mission and an accident waiting to happen.

Obama, Cameron Declare They Won't Be 'Cowed' By ISIS Militants

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron pressed fellow NATO leaders Thursday to confront the "brutal a...

Obama, David Cameron: 'We Won't Be Cowed By Barbaric Murderers'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — World leaders, nervously eyeing a growing threat from Islamic State militants, will seek to build a united front this week against...

Nick Wing

Conservatives Wish David Cameron Were President Because He 'Sounds' Like A Real Leader

HuffingtonPost.com | Nick Wing | Posted 08.29.2014 | Politics

British Prime Minister David Cameron delivered a forceful speech on Friday, talking about the need to address the mounting threat his nation faces fro...

Preventing Jihadi Johns & Saving Future James Foleys: Research on Combatting Homegrown Terrorism & Radicalization

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 08.26.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

New research finds that potential terrorists cannot be identified using a single socio-economic profile. Similarly, at the individual level, homegrown terrorists are not driven by just one or even a prevalent set of motivations.

Islamic State: The Monster Western Intervention Created

David Hearst | Posted 08.19.2014 | World
David Hearst

Another US and British intervention in Iraq may halt the IS advance, but it will not address the major task of dealing with the Sunni political grievance. However monstrous the Islamic State has become, it is a monster Western intervention has created.

British Prime Minister Under Pressure To Act On Iraq

AP | DANICA KIRKA | Posted 08.11.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron's office pledged Monday to send a small contingent of Royal Air Force Tornados to Northern Iraq to offer ...

Margaret Thatcher Was Right: Justice Must be Done for The Palestinians

David Miles | Posted 08.01.2014 | World
David Miles

To understand this you could hardly do better than watch CBS News anchor Bob Schieffer's country club invocation of former Israeli prime minister Golda Meir this week to suggest Palestinians are forcing Israel to kill their children.

US, UK Move Toward Outlawing Female Genital Mutilation

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.30.2014 | Impact

An ardent advocate for girls’ rights, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron is committed to putting an end to female genital mutilation (FGM) once and f...

Britain's David Cameron Calls For Action On Russia After Plane Crash

Reuters | Posted 09.18.2014 | World

LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Saturday that if it were proven that Ukrainian separatists were behind the ...

Britain Asks For Emergency UN meeting On Ukraine

AP | By EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 09.16.2014 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Friday morning on Ukraine. Britain's U.N. Mission said...

Influence Peddling and Inequality in London: Nobody Expects a Monty Python Fourth of July

Michael Winship | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics
Michael Winship

In the face of heavy opposition from the moneyed classes on either shore, both the United States and the United Kingdom are desperately in need of campaign finance reform. No joke.

High-Profile British Foreign Minister Stepping Down

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 07.15.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Britain's high-profile foreign minister, William Hague, is leaving his job, the government said Monday — a surprise announcement tha...

Are UK 'Porn Filters' Censoring Critics of the War on Drugs?

Sam Tracy | Posted 09.07.2014 | World
Sam Tracy

Many of the UK's Internet service providers (ISPs) turned on "porn filters" under the guise of protecting the "innocence of children," but as warned by opponents of Internet regulation, the filters are now blocking large amounts of clean content.

What the Scottish Referendum Teaches the World

Ziad Haider | Posted 08.30.2014 | World
Ziad Haider

While the movie Braveheart elicits eye rolls in Scotland for its inaccuracies (and marvel at its impact on tourism), William Wallace and Robert the Bruce, two key characters, are central figures in Scottish history.

''Green News Report' - June 12, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: GOP Leader Eric Cantor defeated by climate denier who doesn't want you ...

Obama, European Allies Meet To Discuss Ukraine

AP | By NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.04.2014 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron laid down new markers for Russia Thursday, giving Moscow a month to ...

Wrong Questions, Wrong People

Michael Hodin | Posted 08.02.2014 | Business
Michael Hodin

Pfizer's move to acquire British-based pharma company AstraZeneca has proven that too many in the political world have not a clue how markets work, how innovation takes place, or how economic growth is achieved.

British Prime Minister Cameron: No G8 Meeting In Russia This Year

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2014 | World

THE HAGUE, March 24 (Reuters) - The G8 group of industrialised nations will not meet in Russia this year, British Prime Minister David Cameron said ...

Obama, Putin and Ukraine: No Charge of the Light Brigade But A Big Unnecessary Crisis

William Bradley | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

Even though Putin lectured Obama at length, after forcing him to come to his dacha outside Moscow, about Russia's concerns, with a very special emphasis on Ukraine, the reality that the administration had to deal not with a nice ally and potential buddy but a tough guy with very clearly defined limits did not sink in.