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November 15, 2017

Homeless people in Silicon Valley, US, use a 24 hour bus as a shelter to avoid sleeping on the streets

Tragic jail death of Lee Brown and media spin

 Tragic prison death of Lee Brown and media spinWhen the violent death of a previously unknown person becomes headline news ownership of the subsequent cause célèbre passes from the grieving family to all of us. The sad story becomes a matter of “publ ...

Hypocrisy of British media over bombing of Libya

Marc WadsworthNot a single commentator in the British media I have seen today has stated the obvious - that the majority of the world is against the West's unprovoked bombing of Libya.Opposed to the massive cruise missiles raining down on Colonel Muammar G ...

Young crusaders demand right to vote at 16

All over the country people under the age of 18 are campaigning on issues that matter to them, but without the power to vote, what difference can they really make? Sarah Dean went to a debate for young campaigners to find out. In a room at Channel 4 TV Lo ...

New York police Muslim hate film row rages

Omar MohammedAnti-Islamaphobia campaigners in America have condemned the showing this month of a "loony Muslim-bashing movie" to New York police as part of their counter-terrorism training."Our nation's battle against terrorism is only made more difficult ...

Anger grows over 'shameful' BBC interview with disabled protester

Condemnation of public broadcaster the BBC is mounting about the way in which its TV news presenter Ben Brown interviewed anti-tuition fees protestor Jody McIntyre who was attacked in his wheelchair by police.McIntyre, 20, who has cerebral palsy, was being ...

Student rebellion goes on after defeat by MPs

 Student protestors tonight attacked the British Treasury building in London, chanting: "Give us our money back." The-Latest saw them angrily hurl missiles at riot police who repeated baton charged the demonstrators, causing injuries. I saw a tal ...

Huge protests planned to oppose government attack on students

 Campaigners have announced two days of protests to oppose the British government's unpopular education funding cuts and plans to treble university fees to £9,000 a year.To support the magnificent struggles mounted by students in opposing a huge hike ...

Protester says he fears violence will undermine good cause

The-Latest - EXCLUSIVEOnly a small anarchist minority were involved in violent action at a student demonstration against government cuts that turned nasty this afternoon, an eyewitness has told The-Latest.Com. Student leaders fear that the disturbances wil ...

'Pay your fair share of taxes George'

Mick HallAs the UK coalition government’s cuts begin to bite and redundancy notices drop on the mat, Prime Minister David Cameron and his sidekick Nick Clegg's talk of "we are all in this together" looks hollower by the day. Cameron, his deputy or some gov ...

Spain moves closer to total ban on bullfighting

Marina Watson PeláezSpectators are cheering. The bull is in agony having had lances driven into its back and neck by men on blindfolded horses. When the bull can no longer lift its head drenched in blood, men twist and gouge the lances. Then, banderilleros ...

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