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Astrologers Predict What Will Happen in Post-Brexit UK, Since No One Else Can

Nobody could have predicted these last few crazy weeks in post-Brexit politics—and no one knows what the future holds. Except astrologers, obviously.
Annabel Gat
7.19.16
politics

A Drag Queen Dressed as Theresa May Attempted to Enter Downing Street

Theresa May became Britain’s second-ever female Prime Minister on Wednesday, but that didn't stop a drag queen dressed as her from trying to take office.
Sirin Kale
7.14.16
uk

How the UK's Incoming Female Prime Minister Voted on Women's Issues

Conservative MP Theresa May is set to become the UK's second female Prime Minister—but does she really have women's best interests in mind? We looked back over her voting record to find out.
Linda Yang
7.11.16
Brexit

What Happened When I Went to Talk About Brexit at British Pubs in NY

I am confused and nauseated by the result of the Brexit referendum and the wave of populist, xenophobic hysteria that accompanied it. I have no idea what to do about it. I am also quite drunk.
David J. Wingrave
6.25.16
uk

Here's Where Brits Want to Move After Brexit, According to Google Searches

Following the UK's vote to leave the European Union, Britons frantically took to Google to figure out where to move.
Leah Carroll
6.24.16
News

Brits Living in the EU React to Brexit

"My youth was shaped by a rhetoric of unity, equality of opportunity, and multiculturalism. These values have always felt like an integral part of my national identity, but it seems I was wrong."
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
6.24.16
politics

Why Women Will Suffer if Britain Leaves the European Union

On Thursday, the UK goes to the polls to decide if it wants to stay part of the European Union. But what would a Brexit vote mean for women?
Linda Yang
6.20.16