WorldViews: Britain


Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 04/23/2014

Debate over English identity flares up on day honoring dragon-slaying saint

St George’s Day, Britain’s national day, sparks conversation over British and English identity.

By Ishaan Tharoor  |  02:37 PM ET, 04/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Britain, David Cameron, England, St George's Day

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 04/02/2012

Britain’s Web monitoring plan draws comparisons to ‘1984’ and Kafka

Some British citizens compared the move to the dystopian novels “1984” and “The Trial.”

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:47 PM ET, 04/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, UK, Web monitoring, Britain

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 03/05/2012

Libya leadership apologizes for destruction of World War II graves

Armed men smashed and vandalized the graves of British and Italian soldiers killed during World War II.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  08:57 AM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Libya, WWII, Britain, Australia, Koran