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May 07, 2022

Long Covid-19 emergency: UK government must act now

An alarming 1.8 million people in Britain are estimated to be living with long Covid, amounting to 2.8 percent of the population, new figures suggest. This is up almost 6 per cent from the 1...

US City Wants To Make 'Weed' Legal

When British police chief Brian Paddick introduced a 'softly, softly' approach to nabbing people smoking weed in Lambeth, south London, illiberal commentators called for him to be sacked. Paddick, the UK's most senior 'out' gay cop, ...

Long Covid-19 emergency: UK government must act now

An alarming 1.8 million people in Britain are estimated to be living with long Covid, amounting to 2.8 percent of the population, new figures suggest. This is up almost 6 per cent from the 1.7 million a month earlier, and includes 791,000 people ...

Embattled locals fight against plans to bulldoze their communities

Angry Londoners are fighting back against community regeneration plans that always lead to people removal. Never has popular action seemed more relevant writes, Thom Blair.Their housing habitats and treasured community assets are at risk. Local ...
Shelter Manchesters Homeless Documentary

A look at the harsh reality of homelessness in Manchester

Polls apart from the rest: The-Latest survey results

Two of The-Latest.com opinion polls have produced revealing results about the views of our readers on hot British and global topics.UK Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron and his government have tried to rally the public around its policy of “ ...
What It’s Like To Get Kicked Out Of Your Neighborhood

A young Black American loses his home to gentrification

Colin & Paul Homeless In Bournemouth, England

Two men tell their story of rough sleeping in the UK

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Save our National Health Service 'from private-sector vultures'

Scanty mainstream media coverage of the People’s March for the National Health Service since marchers set out from Jarrow to London on August 16 cannot obscure public support for their campaign.Wherever they have stopped to rally, to leaflet and to ...

BME Young Columnist of the Year competition winner

Yarl's Wood has been steeped in controversy since it opened in 2001, with deaths, hunger strikes and allegations of sexual abuse making headlines. A report by prison inspectors found the British immigration detention centre was &qu ...
Family reaction to Mark Duggan inquest verdict 08Jan14

What they said about inquest ruling

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