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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…

Porn in a Place Where Sitting on Someone’s Face Is Illegal

A night-vision camera blurs across a nondescript outdoor space where a car is parked, the video picking up just as the door is opened. Inside…