Topic: Trades Union Congress
Though loved and loathed equally in Britain, the former prime minister was undeniably a force for change, breaking the British unions and helping the West win the cold war.
As the British government proposes reforms to public workers' pensions amid the country's economic woes, some 2 million people went on a 24-hour walkout, affecting services nationwide.
11/30/2011 11:33 am
Boosted by student protests and a plethora of self-styled ‘grass-roots’ groups, Britain’s left is now looking to build up a broad antigovernment coalition online.
01/11/2011 12:19 pm
The entire nation seemed to breathe a sigh of relief today as England advanced to the second round of the World Cup after outlasting Slovenia, 1-0.
06/23/2010 04:45 pm
03/19/2009 01:00 am
Activists say tourist dollars support the military junta, but many Burmese say they need the income.
02/28/2008 12:00 am