London’s Saatchi Gallery has been transformed into a Russian-style prison through immersive theatre. Political artist and Pussy Riot founder Nadia Tolloconniekova devised the show, she spent two years in a Russian jail after her group’s anti-Putin protests, and is now fighting for prison reform. Before he worked on this programme Channel 4 News’ Kieron Bryan…
A provocative new exhibition in London is here to show the world that Russian protest art goes beyond the well-known colourful feminism of Pussy Riot. Pussy Riot's explosive "Punk Prayer" performance in an Orthodox church catapulted them into the international headlines in 2012. Show More Summary
Several art shows in London highlight the brutality of Vladimir Putin's Russia.
The first in a new series of works triggered by the uprisings of the early 2010s, including the Arab Spring and riots across global locations including London and the artist?s home town of Vancouver, these photographs focus on scenes...Show More Summary
Sixty-nine days after Arsenal beat Chelsea at Wembley, the FA Cup returns on Friday - meet one of the remarkable teams in the extra preliminary round.
Comments followed violent protests in London over the deaths of two black men apprehended by police.
For those of you that thought Black Lives Matter had faded into the background. Nope… they are still rioting and hurting police officers. In London, they threw bottles, Molotov cocktails,
They've started a Kickstarter to fund the project, which will detail their experiences in Russian prison.
Highlights of this day in history: Live Aid concerts held in London and Philadelphia; A French revolutionary is stabbed in his bath; Civil War draft riots erupt in New York; A power blackout hits the Big Apple; Actor Harrison Ford born. (July 13)
Researchers in the UK used machine learning algorithms to analyse 1.6 million tweets in London during the infamous 2011 riots, which resulted in widespread looting, property destruction and over 3,000 arrests. According to the researchers,...Show More Summary
Twitter has proven itself to be an important tool for communication when sudden calamities strike. During the 2011 London riots, for instance, information on broken windows and burning cars was
The true number of people who died in the Grenfell Tower fire may have been suppressed by officials desperate to avoid riots in the streets, a Labour MP has suggested. David Lammy said local residents at the west London tower block told...Show More Summary
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It’s been 500 years since London’s artisans turned a festival into a rampage
Amongst the 2011 London riots, a former boxer, Stally (Adam J Bernard), must choose between his lower class past plagued by crime or a new future in a middle class society that he doesn’t fit into. Will he choose to go back into his life of crime and save the life of his best friend? … Continue reading Brutal/Tender Trailer: Six Rounds! ?
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger’s wretched season hit a new low as Arsenal crashed to a humiliating 3-0 defeat at lowly Crystal Palace that leaves their top four bid in tatters. Wenger has been under siege in recent weeks as angry Arsenal...Show More Summary
The London Times of April 7, 1832 brings us this arson double hanging evidencing the extension of the rural Swing Riots labor rebellion from its southern heartland up to the West Midlands. CONFESSION OF LEA AND GRINDLEY. (From the Salopian Journal.) After their trial and condemnation Lea evinced much anxiety, and expressed a wish to […]
The Great Bottle Hoax.