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June 09, 2017

Britain has the highest drug deaths in Europe

An official report by the European drugs agency has revealed that almost one in three drug overdose deaths in the continent are recorded in the UK.The annual report published by the European...

Obama: 'People don’t feel I’ve changed Washington'

 Obama: “People Don’t Feel I’ve Changed Washington”American President Barack Obama conceded recently that his campaign message of changing the way Washington works is not viewed by the nation as a fulfilled goal.Asked in an interview by Colorado’s 9NE ...

Britain's Black Community on the Home Front

Stephen Bourne, the award-winning author of Black in the British Frame – The Black Experience in British Film and Television (Continuum, 2001), has unearthed another ‘hidden history’ of Britain’s Black community. In Mother Country Bourne tells the stories ...

Black unsung hero celebrated by music star

 Internationally acclaimed jazz musician Courney Pine was the star act at a fundraising concert for a forgotten Black heroine who nursed British troops in Russia more than a hundred years ago.Pine paid a moving tribute to Jamaican-born Mary Seacole, w ...

Producers of top musical sued for 'ripping off' writer

Tenisio Seanima - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEAward-winning musical Fela! has been caught up in controversy after a $5m lawsuit was filed in New York on Monday. Writer and scholar Carlos Moore, the official biographer of world famous Afrobeat star Fela Kuti o ...

Why sex slave was killed by royal Arab master

 Why sex slave was killed by royal Arab masterThe jailing for life of a Saudi prince today for the killing of his "gay lover" servant uncovered an explosively controversial issue of how some rich Arabs treat Black people like slaves. Bandar Abdul ...

Bosses of British town halls are 'hideously white'

 New research has revealed that the top tier of local government in Britain is “hideously white”.A special investigation, whose findings are published for the first time today, discloses that black and minority ethnic people have missed out on top job ...

Wikileaks rival vows to expose 'secretive' website

Whistle-blower website Wikileaks.org's tagline is "we open governments". But the organisation itself is about as open as North Korea. That's why we've launched Wikileakileaks.org: your source for Wikileaks-related secrets, documents and rumors wr ...

How reporters can guard against branding Muslims as 'terrorists'

 I’m a reporter for a paper, website or broadcastingstation. Local police have raided various premises and arrested a number of men on suspicion of terrorist activity. They hold a media briefing but give little information, arguing that national secur ...

Music star Wyclef Jean is 'not fit to lead Haiti'

Charlie HintonMusic star Wyclef Jean is 'not fit to lead Haiti'Charlie HintonNo election in Haiti, and no candidate in those elections, will be considered legitimate by the majority of Haiti’s population, unless it includes the full and fair participation ...

Criminal cops who’ve kept their jobs are ‘a scandal’

 Criminal cops who’ve kept their jobs is ‘a scandal’Marc Wadsworth and Deborah Hobson – The-Latest - EXCLUSIVECampaigners say revelations that hundreds of London’s police have criminal conviction is “a national scandal” and that officer found guilty o ...

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