While London prepares itself for this summer's Olympic Games, union bosses are threatening to rain on the parade. But "the greatest show on earth" is not going to change anything in Britain.
Hippies, provocateurs, corporate marketing: Occupy Wall Street needs to be more protective of its brand and keep negative outside influences away from Zuccotti Park.
The British Conservative Party's proposal to cut the 50p tax on high income earners is just another reason why OWS has reached London in its protests against unthinking capitalism.
Class-ridden social clubs at elite British universities give Harvard's and Yale's finals clubs a run for their money with their prejudices and social stratification.
The continued use of the death penalty in 34 states is reflective of an inhumane criminal justice system racked by hypocrisy and contradiction.