Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartDecember 08, 2017
Britain and Ireland both want to prevent the return of a “hard border” around Northern Ireland, but that goal is difficult to square with leaving the European Union.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartNovember 21, 2017
In our churches and parishes there can be an enforced invisibility for people living with H.I.V./AIDS. Myths, misunderstanding and prejudice still abound.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartNovember 09, 2017
The hourly peals of Big Ben have been a touch of certainty, regular, you may say, as clockwork.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartOctober 31, 2017
Our national health system is seen as a treasure in Britain yet viewed as an alien, dangerous concept to many in the United States.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartOctober 27, 2017
Catalonia’s tragedy has become a new kind of threat, not only to Spain, but to the European Union.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartOctober 02, 2017
Spanish police tried to shut down polling places and fired rubber bullets to prevent Catalans from voting in the Oct. 1 referendum for independence.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartAugust 07, 2017
Far-right groups are “crowdfunding” to pay for a purported defense of Europe. The aim of the new-right is to target vessels of various charities and aid agencies that are trying to rescue refugees at risk on the Mediterranean.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartJuly 12, 2017
When it proved necessary to negotiate with the D.U.P to secure their support in the House of Commons, the money tree was found and shaken and over £1 billion of public spending promised to the Six Counties of Northern Ireland.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartJune 30, 2017
That the Grenfell Tower fire happened in a poverty-stricken enclave of the richest of London’s boroughs quickly became an unavoidable symbol of how divided the united kingdoms have become. And it was not the terrorists who divided us.
Politics & Society DispatchesDavid StewartJune 09, 2017
Winners are losers in the United Kingdom's snap election.