“English Votes on English Matters.”
It’s taken me a while to work out my visceral response to this – a vehement “NO” despite my Englishness – but I think I have it. 246 more words
‘YAY! We remain a United kingdom!’ brits screech up and down the land, but the elation cannot fill the growing chasm in my heart.
The omnipresence of bagpipes in the background of news reports is fading, the bags under David Cameron’s eyes are receding at a rate of knots, kilts once more are tucked back into the fairy stories from whence they came, if this is what we hoped for how can it feel so cruel? 268 more words
All these Democrats know is tax and spend. Two Senate Democrats want to force U.S. companies to pay an exit tax on any profits held overseas if the companies decide to reincorporate abroad to cut their tax bills, the latest in a slew of proposals to stem such “inversion” deals. 334 more words