united-kingdom

Suicide on the Job Site

Some of my earliest memories of my dad are of tottering to the front step to join my mother to wave goodbye with all of…

How a Historic Corner of London Became a Real-Life 4chan

On a recent autumn afternoon in London’s Hyde Park, two angry men accuse each other of being pedophiles. “Your religion says that the Prophet Muhammad…

The Cops Who Dated British Female Activists Just So They Could Spy on Them

In 1993, Joy Gardner, a 40-year-old Jamaican woman who lived in North London, died while police restrained her. Gardner had arrived in the U.K. with…

The Great British Insult Generator

It’s only a matter of time before Donald Trump tweets cluelessly about last night’s disastrous (for Theresa May, at least) British election. In order to…