United Kingdom

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Privacy and civil liberties advocates are slamming the findings of a U.K. commission's 18-month investigation into the government's mass surveillance programs, released Thursday. The report by the U.K. Parliament's Intelligence and Security Commission (ISC), launched as a response to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations in 2013, found...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The U.K. government is set to introduce new 'anti-extremism' measures targeting...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
In a major advance for the country's green energy future, the United Kingdom on...

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A supermarket giant in the U.K. has removed metal spikes outside stores to deter rough sleepers and other "anti-social" elements after people protested that the latest in "defensive urban architecture" treats the homeless as pigeons, rats or other unwashed, unwanted, shoo-go-away vermin. Left Unity argues there are 700,000 empty homes in the country, and no good reasons for anyone to be homeless.