Category: Europe

Insult To Injury: Melania Won’t Host St. Patrick’s Party As Ireland Goes Without US Ambassador

Ed Lynn- March 13, 2017

The annual White House St. Patrick’s Day celebration this week will reportedly be absent a first lady, as Melania Trump was set to remain in ... Read More

Conservative Official Bars Trump From Speaking To British Parliament

Deborah Montesano- February 7, 2017

John Bercow, the speaker of the British House of Commons, has barred Donald Trump from speaking to his chamber while on a state visit later ... Read More

In Scotland Trump Protested, Befuddled, And Yet Somehow Triumphant

Ed Lynn- June 24, 2016

Roaming the nearly deserted slopes of the Trump Turnberry golf course, carved into the rugged west coast of South Ayrshire, Scotland, any remarks on the ... Read More

7 Important Lessons From Stunning Brexit Result

Ed Lynn- June 24, 2016

As global financial markets convulse in response to British citizens voting to leave the European Union, the stunning outcome of the U.K.'s referendum provides more ... Read More

US markets drop sharply after ‘Brexit’ vote increases global recession risk

Ed Lynn- June 24, 2016

WASHINGTON — Major U.S. stock indexes plunged Friday morning following a large-scale global selloff overnight in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European ... Read More

Brexit Vote Should Stand As A Stark Warning For America

Ed Lynn- June 24, 2016

Britain has Brexited, choosing populism and over pragmatism, insularity over inclusion — and leaving the world transformed and deeply worried. The rising tide against immigration ... Read More

After Scottish Independence Vote, Separatists Say Britain Reneging on Pledges

Ed Lynn- October 14, 2014

LONDON (Reuters) - Less than a month after Scots spurned independence, separatists said on Tuesday that British Prime Minister David Cameron was betraying Scotland by ... Read More

After Scottish Independence Vote, Separatists Say Britain Reneging on Pledges

Ed Lynn- October 14, 2014

LONDON (Reuters) - Less than a month after Scots spurned independence, separatists said on Tuesday that British Prime Minister David Cameron was betraying Scotland by ... Read More