Keeping Hope Alive: The Promising Results of the Turkish Local Elections
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the ruling AKP party face decreasing public support
Let you smile and let the clouds go.
Otherwise, how do I be regenerated,
Poem: The Great Repeal
“As it happens, personally I have always
been in favour of fox hunting” - Theresa May
when we abolish the political correctness gone mad
that is the Human Rights...
The Platform Preview to the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London, 2019
Under surveillance and in search for equality – our editorial team delve into the subject matter of this year’s Human Rights Watch (HRW) film festival with a review of five festival...
Poem: February Finds Me Struck Down With Flu
February finds me struck down with flu.
Between the sneezing and spring cleaning my room
I text a French teacher friend who’s off-work too.
He was born in northern Lille:
If he takes...
Working Class Britain: Hold Your Head High for Not “Making It”
Working class culture and heritage are things to be proud of
What I hear more and more these days, whether from politicians, social commentators or just liberal facebookers, is this...
If Beale Street Could Talk: An Unusual Protest Film
Barry Jenkins takes the magic of James Baldwin’s If Beale Street Could Talk to produce a film that elevates young black love amidst rising mass incarceration of 1970s USA
Facing Extinction: New Book Explores the Ongoing Genocide of the Rohingya
A meticulous, fact-based and historical approach to the ongoing Rohingya genocide
From 25 August 2017, as the horror of the brutal ethnic cleansing of Myanmar’s long-persecuted...