BoJo Continues Work Despite No-Confidence Vote

BoJo Continues Work Despite No-Confidence VoteInternationalIndiaAfricaMary ManleyBy the skin of his teeth, Boris Johnson beat back a vote of no confidence, effectively receiving a rebuke from his fellow Conservative as their party leader. Johnson won 211 to 148, scraping by the 180 votes he needed to hold onto office.The vote is a major red flag […]

Boris’ Blunder-Ridden Resignation

Boris ResignationInternationalIndiaAfricaFormer Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s resignation was predated by a number of scandals, including “Party-gate”-related fines that made Johnson the first UK prime minister to officially break the law. The 16 social gatherings attended by Johnson and other officials appear to be the tip of the iceberg. The Independent reported earlier this week that […]

No Fun in the UK

Out With the Old, In With the NewInternationalIndiaAfricaOn Monday, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss was elected head of the Conservative Party, a move that was followed up the next day by instruction from Queen Elizabeth II to form a government as the new prime minister. Truss effectively succeeded Boris Johnson, who left the post this […]