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Jun 30, 2016, 12:50pm EDT
  • December 13, 2019

    The fall of Jeremy Corbyn

    Why Labour lost — and what it means for Britain.

  • June 14, 2017

    The ultra-religious Northern Irish party about to help form a UK government, explained

    The 2017 election was a wake-up call for the UK to pay attention to its most religiously divided country.

  • June 13, 2017

    How angry young voters help explain the historic UK election upset

    The Labour Party’s stunning turnaround was driven in large part by 18- to 24-year-old voters.

  • June 9, 2017

    3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election

    Trump is a loser. The European Union is a winner.

  • June 9, 2017

    The shocking UK election results, explained

    Prime Minister Theresa May has just made a blunder for the ages.

  • June 8, 2017

    The UK election exit polls show a “hung Parliament.” Here’s what that means.

    This would be an absolute shock.

  • June 8, 2017

    The BBC made an Anchorman video to explain the British election

    The Legend of Jeremy Corbyn.

  • June 8, 2017

    Thursday’s historic UK election, explained

    The British vote will affect millions of people’s lives outside of Britain.

  • June 6, 2017

    Donald Trump’s long-running feud with London Mayor Sadiq Khan, explained

    The war of words shows how a global anti-Trump backlash could start.

  • June 6, 2017

    “She’s a liar, liar”: this anti–Theresa May song is one of the most popular songs in the UK

    It has more than 2.4 million YouTube views.

  • June 5, 2017

    The British election is in 3 days — and the polls are getting a lot closer

    The opposition Labour Party is surging against all odds — but it might not be enough to win.

  • June 4, 2017

    Londoners aren’t freaking out about the terrorist attacks. Some politicians are.

    Trump is a prime example.

  • April 18, 2017

    Why Britain’s prime minister just called a new election — and how it could backfire

    It all hinges on how British voters really feel about Brexit.

  • January 17, 2017

    The British prime minister just told the world that the UK is serious about leaving the EU

    Brexit architect Nigel Farage appears to be thrilled.

  • January 11, 2017

    Jeremy Corbyn is showing how left populism fails

    "Absolutely fucking bonkers."

  • June 30, 2016

    Brexit has thrown the UK’s two major parties into civil war

    The crisis in UK politics, explained.

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