The Status of Racism in the UK After Brexit
After the Brexit vote, there was a 42 percent increase in hate crimes in the UK—and sadly, spikes like that are nothing new.
Mark Wilding, Collages: Marta Parszeniew
How Boris Johnson's Dream of Leading Britain Died
It wasn't meant to end up this way for the former Mayor of London who'd been working his way up through the Conservative party for years.
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The Inexcusable Failings of Britain’s Worst Police Force
After multiple clashes with civilians—alongside many other allegations of wrongdoing—there have been calls for the police force in South Yorkshire, England to be completely disbanded. Here's how it got to that point.
The Story Behind the Gang That Stole Millions of Dollars Worth of Rhino Horn
A detailed look at the crimes of the Rathkeale Rovers, the gang that was sentenced today for stealing $80 million worth of rhino horns and Chinese artifacts.
Meeting the Men and Women Who Refuse to Believe That HIV Causes AIDS
Despite the overwhelming evidence to the contrary, HIV denialists reject the idea that the virus causes AIDS. Some even question whether or not the virus actually exists.
Mark Wilding, Illustration: Thomas Pullin
How a London 'Night Mayor' Could Revive the City's Dying Nightlife Scene
Plans for one were announced this week as part of a rescue plan that includes finding a way to stop the idiots who move in next to nightclubs from shutting them down with noise complaints.
British Cops Are Randomly Drug-Testing People Waiting in Line at Nightclubs
Though this practice was introduced as early as 2002, it's only now that people are up in arms over what is being called "a complete waste of resources as well as an invasion of civil liberties."