It didn't work out in Canada, and it's not working out in Britain now.
The conservative press and teenage "Milifans" are at war over the Labour leader's image.
The English Channel
April 21, 2015
British television is indulging in a vast, slow spasm of nostalgia.
Why British actors like Maggie Smith and Judi Dench never get old.
Want to See How Homophobic We Still Are? Go to a Restaurant.
December 05, 2014
These sorts of stories are all too common.
Will Britain Lose its Seat on the U.N. Security Council Seat if Scotland Becomes Independent?
September 16, 2014
The United Kingdom has been on the U.N. Security Council since its creation in 1946. Would Scottish independence change that?
No, Scottish Independence Would Not Guarantee Permanent Tory Rule
September 12, 2014
Contrary to conventional wisdom, Scottish independence would not usher in Tory rule. Instead, it could a disaster for political parties across the aisle.
A British writer calls American soccer fans “derivative, excessive and utterly ridiculous.” Those same adjectives apply to his essay.
Rich Russians live all over Europe, and they spend a lot of money. If it wants to punish Putin, Europe has to persuade its citizens to forgo that cash.