United Kingdom

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
British parliament on Friday voted to approve air strikes on Islamic State (ISIS) targets in Iraq, making it one of the latest European countries to join the U.S.'s ever-expanding bombing campaign on the war-ravaged country. The House of Commons approved the air strikes in a vote of 524-to-43, with the heads of all major parties lining up to...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As Scotland voted against independence from the United Kingdom, rival...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
As British Prime Minister David Cameron escalates his rhetoric following the...

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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.