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Demonstrators marched in several cities including New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, Phoenix and outside the White House, as well as in London and Manila. 

November 10 2016 2:51 PM

Activists hugged, cried and lamented the change of leadership that will threaten the international climate agreement reached in Paris last year, as they unveiled a "to do list."

November 09 2016 5:47 PM

Every November 5th, the U.K. commemorates the attempt by Guy Fawkes and his fellow conspirators to blow up Parliament in 1605 with fireworks, a big bonfire and a burning in effigy.

November 02 2016 3:36 PM

"I want it to become part of the norm of discussion in schools, so discussing it in literature, discussing it in history, so that we don’t treat it as separate."

October 27 2016 8:41 PM

As with Brexit, Scotland goes in a different direction from its southern sister.

October 25 2016 8:52 PM

Convictions of "buggery" and "indecency" will remain for now, thanks to wrangling in London.

October 21 2016 3:27 PM
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