March 2009

New book skilfully reveals truth about corporate media

David Edwards and David CromwellAward-winning investigative journalist John Pilger says of our book NEWSPEAK in the 21st Century, being published in the autumn: "Not since Orwell and Chomsky has perceived reality been so skilfully revealed in the caus ...

Rebel British MP's defiant stand over aid to Palestinians

UK lawmaker George Galloway, an organiser of a Israeli blockade-busting food convoy aimed at helping Palestinians in Gaza, says he will not be convicted for violating the EU sanctions on the besieged Middle Eastern territory.The "Viva Palestina" ...

Media glare: devoted husband is snapped visiting stricken Goody

Terminally-ill British reality TV star Jade Goody's husband Jack Tweed was photographed by The-Latest after a hospital visit at the weekend. Sharp-eyed Nicholas Monson was quick to get the pic with his iPhone. Yesterday Goody, 27, was left shocked and ...

The-Latest featured photographer

Several young, creative photographers have agreed to work with The-Latest to share some of their exciting images for your enjoyment. The second in our series is Artur Drazkowski. Artur, 24, was born in Gdynia, Poland and has been interested in photography ...

'US right-wing have lost presidency and media war'

Blogger Mitchell Blatt (left) is the rising young star of America's online conservatives. He has been praised by the senior ex-president George W. Bush speech-writer Michael Johns and is regarded as the "next best right -wing columnist after Ann C ...

Accolades for CJET and The-Latest from celebrities

Marc Wadsworth - Editor, The-LatestOur website spread its wings by supporting the launch of a new charity dedicated to making citizen journalism available to everyone. The frontier-busting project immediately won broad-based support including from British ...

Millionaire goes on the road to help jobless

Catherine Doherty and Jemelyn Yadao Self-made London multi-millionaire Roger Lynch has unveiled plans for a fleet of coaches which will combat unemployment in some of the British capital's poorest boroughs.His south London-based organisation has spent ...

Let's take to the street and march for justice

Effie JordanPut People First is the theme of a potentially earth changing march that is taking place in central London on March 28. It is part of a global campaign to challenge the G20 leaders of 20 of the world's biggest economies - including newly-el ...

Surgeon's cut which spells danger for females

It is estimated that more than 130 million women worldwide have been affected by female circumcision.   Within the UK, over twenty thousand girls under the age of 15 are at risk of the controversial practice, also known as Female Genital Mutilation (F ...

'Tension here was palpable after the bloody mutiny'

Heidi Kingstone - in Dhaka, BangladeshThe streets have been unusually quiet over the last few days as Bangladesh's capital saw the greatest disturbances in decades when the border guards mutinied.Paramilitary Bangladesh Rifles soldiers staged a dramati ...

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