Finsbury Park attack: statement from the Borough Market community, staff, traders and trustees

The love and sympathy of everyone at Borough Market goes out to all those affected by last night’s terrorist attack at Finsbury Park. Seeing yet more people killed and injured on our city’s streets, just as our own community is starting to get back on its feet after the atrocity here, is deeply harrowing. If […]

Knicks Owner Bans Charles Oakley From Arena, Steps Up Personal Attack

New York Knicks owner James Dolan fired a top security official and banned former player Charles Oakley from the team’s arena days after the ex-Knick was ejected from his seat and arrested.  In an ESPN radio interview on Friday, Dolan revealed that Oakley would be indefinitely blocked from Madison Square Garden after a brief argument […]

Weekend Roundup: The Berlin Attack Has Sealed The Political Fate Of Europe

Europe was already reeling from major terror attacks in Brussels, Paris and Nice as well as Brexit and the defeat of the political establishment in the Italian referendum before this week. With anti-immigrant parties standing ambitiously in the wings waiting for events to further boost them into power, the worst thing that could have happened, […]

Colin Kaepernick Responds To Philando Castile’s Death: ‘We Are Under Attack’

Video surrounding a police officer shooting a black man with little apparent cause has spread on social media for the second time this week, and Colin Kaepernick has had enough.  Philando Castile, a cafeteria supervisor at a local elementary school, was shot and killed by a police officer on Wednesday in Minnesota. Castile’s girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, claims Castile had told […]