New conservative network embraces UK culture wars, will it work?

LONDON — For several months the British media have been anticipating the advent of GB News, a new conservative news channel and self-proclaimed antidote to the “metropolitan bias” of mainstream media, embodied by legacy broadcasters the BBC and Sky News. British broadcasting, unlike in the U.S., is constrained by impartiality laws. Yet the new channel’s […]

Conservative German lawmakers slam Trump’s plan to withdraw US troops

Two conservative German lawmakers have criticized President Trump’s reported decision to yank more than a quarter of American troops out of their country, with one saying Russia and China will be the real winners of discord in the West. Trump told the Pentagon to cut the number of soldiers stationed in Germany by 9,500. Currently […]