Sam Byerley

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All the bad news Theresa May's government just tried to bury

LONDON — A rather cynical tradition has developed in recent years in which, in the final days and hours before MPs leave Parliament for their summer break, the government releases a deluge of embarrassing reports, statistics, and statements in an apparently deliberate attempt to bury them.<p>This year …

UK's Jeremy Corbyn: Halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia | Saudi Arabia News

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the UK's main opposition Labour Party, has called for a halt in arms sales to Saudi Arabia and a ceasefire in Yemen.<p>Since the start of the war in Yemen, the UK has approved arms export licences to Saudi Arabia worth $4.1bn, according to London-based Campaign Against the …

Theresa May pledges to publish the details of any Tory-DUP deal amid concerns over the cost

Theresa May has pledged that the details of any deal for the Democratic Unionist Party to prop her up in power will be made public, as talks go down …

United Kingdom

Associated Press News

US Coalition Admits to Bombing Civilians with Chemical Weapons - Media Blackout Ensues

Earlier this month, multiple reports surfaced of US-led coalition forces in Mosul, Iraq and Raqqa, Syria, using the incendiary chemical weapon, white …

Middle East

Jeremy Corbyn writes Theresa May damning letter about her Grenfell Tower response

Jeremy Corbyn has demanded residents are included in any future inquiry into the Grenfell Tower blaze.<p>In an highly critical letter to Prime Minister …

Great Britain

Remember her whipping up of bigotry, and political incompetence – that’s the status quo Theresa May wants back. It’s time for a nonstop election campaign<p>Having averted the most immediate threat, Theresa May is back in No 10. And after her contrition before the 1922 Committee of Tory MPs, some …

Human Rights

Israel and Occupied Palestinian Territories 2017/2018

June marked 50 years since Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian Territories and the start of the 11th year of its illegal blockade of the Gaza …

Theresa May does not even have the authority to appoint the ministers she wants. She is in office, but not in power<p>Before 8 June, Theresa May had sketched out a new cabinet. It would reflect her mighty status as the prime minister who had won the nation’s endorsement. Out would go her troublesome …

Philip Hammond

DUP/Tory Deal Statement 'Issued In Error' By Downing Street As Theresa May's Talks Continue

'More of an omnishambles than a clusterfuck.'<p>Downing Street has been described as an “omnishambles” after being forced to retract a statement …

The 8 biggest rumors of E3 2017: Elder Scrolls in space, open-world Star Wars, and more

Each June, the video game industry congregates in downtown Los Angeles and, with the help of some very loud house music and celebrity guests, reveals a flurry of new big-budget sequels and a handful of new ideas. And each June, a few weeks ahead of said event, with no EDM or celeb support, I …