Items Tagged ‘Britain’

The G8’s Syrian consensus

Canada’s franchise opportunity

Endless jubilees

Commonwealth common ground

Brain riot

Murdoch’s babies

Who’s not a socialist now?

Miliband of Brothers

Taking off the edge off Thatcherism

Coveting the crown

Flea problems

Charles Vs. The Chinese

Is Prince Charles planning to boycott the Chinese Olympics? That’s been the big media story this week, but the precise details of the episode remain unclear. Here’s what we know. On January 28, the Daily Telegraph, one of Britain’s leading newspapers, published a lead story with the headline “Prince Charles’ Olympic-sized snub to China.” The […]

Canada’s Queen brings greetings from Britain

Since 1957, it has been customary for Her Majesty the Queen to give an annual, televised Christmas greeting. This year marked the 50th anniversary of the tradition, and, more importantly, it was also the first time her message was posted on YouTube. And it was nice. I’m not contrarian to the point where I would deny that. One […]

Commonwealth reject

Goodbye, Blair

Brown’s Babies

Britain’s Children

Britons Go Free

Pending breakups

Henry VIII on today