Sorting fact from fiction after a terrorist attack in Westminster.
Global Comment’s editors are exploring stories on subjects like the psychology of facts and race among Muslim-American communities.
This week we’re reading about refugees, journalism in authoritarian regimes, the Women’s March, and Deaf hip hop artists.
A televised ‘obesity autopsy’ in Britain is attracting comment and concern from the fat community, which fears that it will contribute to fat stigma.
For Britons relying on the public safety net, the message from the Cameron government couldn’t be more clear: Unless you’re famous, don’t expect any government handouts.
The confusion between autism and sociopathy lets people like Sherlock be maligned as lacking conscience and compassion, even when they actually have a keen sense of morality.
How did things get so bad, so fast?
There is nothing good to be gained from the hysterical, violent acting out of the infantile fantasies of complete assimilation or complete removal of immigration populations.
When we think about royal weddings, a prince and his male partner or a princess and her female partner are still far from the imagination of our popular culture.