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May 06, 2022

It's global: Online anti-Asian hate on the rise

York University in Toronto, Canada has released a study that shows how rhetorical mechanisms and tropes spread racism. Fuyuki Kurasawa, a social sciences professor, at a virtual symposium...

Fascist attacks 'immigrants' in UK national newspaper blog

Deborah Hobson - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEBritain's first fascist to be elected to the official body which runs London has used blogs on a national newspaper website to blame  'immigrants and the sons of immigrants' for the recent spate of knif ...

How to survive killer malaria destinations

Christine Waverly Travelling a little farther than you have originally planned might require you to be safer health-wise. There are many vaccines that your country's health department recommends before you get somewhere else. One to combat malaria is t ...

Meet the Royal in the Sex and Coke Scandal

THE-LATEST - UK EXCLUSIVE We can reveal the name of the British royal family member at the centre of the sex and cocaine scandal. It's not Charles, Edward, or even Harry but Viscount David Linley, son of the late Princess Margaret, the 1 ...

Mental illness hits US combat troops

Almost 300,000 US soldiers who have returned from Iraq and Afghanistan, the equivalent of one out of every five veterans of those wars, are suffering from depression and other psychological disorders, according to a study by the Rand Corporation think tank ...

Food rationing confronts breadbasket of the world

Josh Gerstein, New York Sun Many parts of America, long considered the breadbasket of the world, are now confronting a once unthinkable phenomenon: food rationing.Major retailers in New York, in areas of New England, and on the West Coast are limiting pur ...

'Tony Blair's closest lawyer friend plotted against striking workers'

Marc Wadsworth - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEWhich is more of a political scandal? The revelation that right-wing British prime minister Margaret Thatcher set up a secret Cabinet committee during the titanic miners' strike of 1984, which threatened to topple ...

American propaganda uncovered

Nick DaviesAnother example of propaganda running straight through a quality UK newspaper has surfaced since I wrote my book Flat Earth News, published this month. It occurred in the mid 1990s, but it is a foretaste of what happened in the run-up to the inv ...

Scandal of mixed-race British babies 'shipped to the US'

Thousands of illegitimate mixed-race children fathered by Black American GIs during the second world war were given up by their British mothers and shipped across the Atlantic, according to newly released papers.The issue of how to deal with the unwanted ...

Spooky happenings under London Bridge

Builders at the site of a new tourist attraction in Britain's capital city are refusing to work alone after skeletons were found in a sealed vault in the basement. Old tombs beneath London Bridge are being excavated ahead of the opening o ...

Presley fans are 'All Shook Up'

It is 30 years since Elvis Presley, the widely acclaimed  'King Of Rock 'N' Roll', died aged 42 of heart disease brought on by drug and alcohol abuse as well as binge eating. At the peak of his career, hip-swivelling, gyrating, 's ...

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