Menu
Scroll to top
Topic: United Kingdom
Cliffhangers and marathon meetings as Brexit drags along

Cliffhangers and marathon meetings as Brexit drags along

Four failed motions, three minute pressers, two resignations, and a government that's looking rather silly.

What’s next for Brexit? A brief explainer on the latest mess

What’s next for Brexit? A brief explainer on the latest mess

It's arguable that anyone can predict anything about Brexit, but we can at least give it a go.

Did the missile attack on Syria really happen?

Did the missile attack on Syria really happen?

Western military attacks on Syria's chemical weapons sites serve little purpose, are entirely incoherent, and part of profoundly flawed interventionist urge that plays out as ritual that may as well be fake.

Fire on the front page … why such a sausage fest? … no longer fair and balanced …

Fire on the front page … why such a sausage fest? … no longer fair and balanced …

The horrific fire in London dominated the front pages in the UK today. Plus other media bits and pieces.

Razer and Corbyn sitting in a tree M-A-R-X-I-S-M

Razer and Corbyn sitting in a tree M-A-R-X-I-S-M

Oi, media! It's time to write about policies, not bruschetta and jam.

So is Brexit happening or what? And will Scotland leave the UK before it does?

So is Brexit happening or what? And will Scotland leave the UK before it does?

Considering that no state has ever left the European Union before, the process is murky at best, explains Crikey intern Isabelle Amy.

Rundle: the wild weariness of Britain’s last days

Rundle: the wild weariness of Britain’s last days

Crikey's writer-at-large is in a Brexiting Britain, where nothing will ever be as it was ever again.

Rundle: Brexit would spell the end of the British Empire

Rundle: Brexit would spell the end of the British Empire

The Leave camp is winning the Brexit referendum so far. If the UK leaves the EU, it will be the end of Britain.

Running for the Brexit? A short history of the UK’s testy relationship with the EU

Running for the Brexit? A short history of the UK’s testy relationship with the EU

Should they stay or should they go? Crikey intern Zara McDonald finds out why the UK's involvement in the EU is so controversial.

UN likely to call for Assange’s freedom

UN likely to call for Assange’s freedom

The sabotage of the investigation of allegations against Julian Assange by the Swedish and UK governments could provide the basis for a UN committee decision about his detention.