The subject of Britain’s relationship with Europe is of increasing importance to UK investors. It is a complex and highly political debate which can generate extreme and sometimes emotional views in the British people and indeed in Europeans too.
European Union Gives UK a Brexit Rebuff in Capital of Culture Bid A resident in the tourist area of Nottingham England. Nottingham was part of a bid to be part of the EU's Capital of Culture program. Peter McConnochie / Flickr Skift Take: As Brexit tensions continue to mount it's no surprise the EU doesn't want to reward the UK with a tourism-boosting designation as the country prepares to walk away from its commitments. Andrew Sheivachman UK politicians expressed dismay Thursday after…
Which children's books define the Scottish identity?
What do you read when you feel both Scottish and British? In the lead up to the independence referendum in September, site member Firebird journeys back through children's books to see what it means to be Scottish
It was finding out about the upcoming 2014 referendum for Scottish independence that prompted me to finally get my butt in gear and create a separate board devoted the various Celtic cultures in the British Isles, distinct from England.
UK Petition: Ban balloon and sky lantern releases.
The year 2000 was momentous for Zimbabwe and its leader Robert Mugabe. He had run the shop for 20 years. The economy was shrinking. Human rights were disappearing. And people too. State brutality had become a way of life. The only game in town was Mugabe the Marxist-Leninist warrior who had fought the British colonialists valiantly and driven them into the ground. But the people were getting fed up with his autocratic rule. In that year 2000 there were two scheduled major political events…
The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked
A shadowy operation involving big data, billionaire friends of Trump and the disparate forces of the Leave campaign heavily influenced the result of the EU referendum. Is our electoral process still fit for purpose?