Ed Miliband http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19796/all en What the Scottish National Party's victory might mean http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110513/scottish-national-party-scotland-secession <p> EDINBURGH &mdash; It is difficult to overstate the impact Scottish secession could have on the UK.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110513/scottish-national-party-scotland-secession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British Royal Wedding 2011 David Cameron Ed Miliband Scotland Elections Europe Politics United Kingdom Fri, 13 May 2011 22:19:00 +0000 Robert Taylor 5644588 at http://www.globalpost.com British budget: pursuing austerity via tax cuts for the rich http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europe/british-budget-pursuing-austerity-tax-cuts-the-rich <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Goldfarb </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Budgets are inherently dull. Outside the Beltway do many Americans pay attention when the President sends his annual budget request to Congress?</p> <p> But here in Britain, no mater how dull the details,&nbsp; there are weeks of speculation about what the annual budget will contain in terms of taxes and measures to encourage this or that part of the economy. On the day itself, the 24 hour news stations go wall to wall with the story, statistics fly like a seminar in business school.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europe/british-budget-pursuing-austerity-tax-cuts-the-rich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> austerity British economy Chancellor of the Exchequer David Cameron Ed Miliband George Osborne Home Regions Europe United Kingdom On Europe Europa GlobalPost Blogs Wed, 21 Mar 2012 15:54:00 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5697032 at http://www.globalpost.com UK: The man who wasn’t there http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/131219/uk-miliband-labour <p>LONDON &mdash; On paper, things should be good for Ed Miliband, leader of the Labour Party and head of the official opposition to Prime Minister David Cameron&rsquo;s government. If the next election &mdash; currently set for May 2015 &mdash; were held tomorrow, he would be the country&rsquo;s next leader. Or would he? &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/131219/uk-miliband-labour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ed Miliband World Leaders Elections Want to Know United Kingdom Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:02:10 +0000 Corinne Purtill 6024960 at http://www.globalpost.com