London Riots

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Battle Scars: The Musical Legacy of 2011's London Riots

“I think musicians, especially those who grew up in the areas affected, were mobilised by the riots to have a voice. I certainly was.”
Noisey Staff
10.14.16
Stuff

What the 2011 Summer Riots Were Really About

After five years of theorising about the root cause of the riots, here's another perspective that doesn't square with either the government's hard line on gangs or the left's view of the looting as an anti-capitalist protest.
Prof Simon Hallsworth
8.6.16
News

How Likely Are Riots This Summer?

We spoke to an expert to find out.
Salma Haidrani
7.26.16
Film

Meeting Marcus Knox-Hooke, the Man Who "Started the London Riots"

What happens after you're blamed for destroying London?
Shannon Mahanty
7.13.16
Stuff

If We Don't Save Bussey Building, Peckham Is Fucked

What the threat to the popular nightclub tells us about the war on fun in London.
Ben Beach
11.20.15
Stuff

'A Riot Could Happen at Any Minute': Speaking to the People Behind the New Mark Duggan Documentary

<i>The Hard Stop</i> follows the fortunes of Kurtis Henville and Marcus Knox-Hooke, two of Duggan's best friends, in the years following his death.
Ashley Clark
10.16.15
News

The Police Watchdog That Cleared Mark Duggan's Killer Should Be Scrapped

The IPCC report into Duggan's death is yet another failure to protect a family that has lost a loved one at the hands of the police.
Harry Stopes
3.26.15
News

We Watched Londoners Vent Their Fury at the Michael Brown Killing Last Night

The London Black Revolutionaries led a charge from the US embassy, through the West End.
Simon Childs
11.27.14
Photo

24 VICE Photos That Sum Up Four Miserable Years of Coalition Rule

You can tell they were great because of all the fire and broken glass.
Simon Childs, Photos: Various
5.15.14
Stuff

The Beautiful Dystopian Hell of a Post-Riot Britain

The founder of the KLF imagines nothing but police and firebombed Chicken Cottages.
Louis Pattison, photos: Jake Lewis
10.22.13
Music

Make Tempa T Mayor and London Might Never Riot Again

With this man in City Hall our capital would be a paradise.
Noisey Staff
4.16.12