January 2014

Family reaction to Mark Duggan inquest verdict 08Jan14

What they said about inquest ruling

Community outrage at 'perverse' Mark Duggan killing verdict

Heart-rending cries of grief and disbelief greeted the UK jury verdict tonight that a 29-year-old unarmed Black man was "lawfully" killed by police who shot him dead.Family and supporters of Mark Duggan shouted "rubbish", "the pol ...

Media shunned as Michael Schumacher fights for his life

Journalists camped outside the French hospital where motor sport's most successful star is critically ill have told The-Latest.com "it's crazy with all media here and the press officers don't want to deal with us anymore". Seven times ...

Beware Hollywood stars and their misguided causes

What a right cock-up superstar actors and global pop artists have found themselves in chasing charitable good causes. Not content with multi-million dollar lifestyles and world-wide domination of screen and stage, the likes of Madonna, George Clooney ...

Is the era of x-rated hip-hop music over?

Rap is a genre of music which has often been reprimanded for its offensive content.So it was surprising to some people to see both hip-hop artists Lil Wayne and Rick Ross acknowledge and apologise for spewing lyrics that prompted threats of boycotts and a ...