Anarchy in the UK? http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22212/all en Scots launch campaign for independence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120525/scots-launch-independence-campaign-scotland The "Yes Scotland" movement's declaration reads: "I believe that it is fundamentally better for us all, if decisions about Scotland's future are taken by the people who care most about Scotland, that is, by the people of Scotland."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120525/scots-launch-independence-campaign-scotland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Anarchy in the UK? United Kingdom Fri, 25 May 2012 18:15:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5705653 at http://www.globalpost.com Ben Drew, aka Plan B, raps for the UK’s austerity generation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120613/ben-drew-plan-b-rap-uk-austerity-hip-hop <p>LONDON &ndash;&nbsp;In these bleak times, Plan B is the austerity generation&rsquo;s Sid Vicious, rapping for London&rsquo;s underworld of drugs, prostitution and murder, and gushing hip-hop mockery of Britain under Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron. But already, the 28-year-old has been co-opted by conservatives and liberals. Some say he&rsquo;s a sell out. Sid Vicious must be rioting in his grave.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/120613/ben-drew-plan-b-rap-uk-austerity-hip-hop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Anarchy in the UK? Debt Crisis Culture & Lifestyle United Kingdom Thu, 14 Jun 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Barry Neild 5707799 at http://www.globalpost.com