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Apple Criticizes UK Bill to Expand Internet Surveillance

Apple Criticizes UK Bill to Expand Internet Surveillance

California-based computer giant Apple on Monday criticized a proposed British law that would grant national security and law enforcement..

December 23, 2015 with 0 Comments
ISC Report: UK Surveillance Laws Need Total Overhaul

ISC Report: UK Surveillance Laws Need Total Overhaul

A British parliamentary committee has issued a report concluding the legal framework regulating government surveillance is..

March 13, 2015 with 0 Comments
UK Prime Minister Cameron Calls Fox News Terrorism ‘Expert’ a “Complete Idiot”

UK Prime Minister Cameron Calls Fox News Terrorism ‘Expert’ a “Complete Idiot”

Britain’s conservative prime minister called a terrorism ‘expert’ on America’s dominant right-wing news network a..

January 12, 2015 with 2 Comments
Creationism Banned From UK Schools

Creationism Banned From UK Schools

Britain’s Conservative-led government has banned the teaching of creationism as a valid scientific theory in free schools and..

June 25, 2014 with 0 Comments
Report Ranks Britain’s NHS World’s Best Health Care System; US Ranked Last Among Most-Developed Nations

Report Ranks Britain’s NHS World’s Best Health Care System; US Ranked Last Among Most-Developed Nations

A newly-released report by a US-based health care research organization has ranked Britain’s National Health Service (NHS) the best..

June 20, 2014 with 0 Comments
Hoyland Woman Laura Cunliffe Jailed 14 Months for Killing Kitten ‘Mowgli’ in Microwave

Hoyland Woman Laura Cunliffe Jailed 14 Months for Killing Kitten ‘Mowgli’ in Microwave

A British woman who killed her pet kitten by cooking it in a microwave oven has been sentenced to 14 months behind bars...

March 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
Patrick Rock, Aide to UK Prime Minister on Child Porn, Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Patrick Rock, Aide to UK Prime Minister on Child Porn, Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

A senior aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron who helped draft the Conservative government’s policy on child pornography has..

March 4, 2014 with 0 Comments
Interview with British Medical Journal Editor-In-Chief Dr. Fiona Godlee

Interview with British Medical Journal Editor-In-Chief Dr. Fiona Godlee

Troubled as it may be, Britain’s National Health Service is beloved by many of those who depend upon it and staunchly defended by..

February 19, 2014 with 0 Comments
Global Health Leaders Perplexed by America’s Rejection of ‘Socialized Medicine’

Global Health Leaders Perplexed by America’s Rejection of ‘Socialized Medicine’

Why is the United States the only most-developed nation lacking some form of government-funded universal health care system? Why are so..

February 10, 2014 with 8 Comments
Scotland Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Scotland Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Scotland has become the world’s 17th nation to achieve LGBT marriage equality after its parliament overwhelmingly approved a bill..

February 5, 2014 with 0 Comments
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