"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
Christmas is boom-time for manufacturers and retailers as consumers engage in an annual shopping frenzy that sends profits soaring and can give a
Gun crime is on the rise in Europe with the Schengen open border policy making it easier for criminals to move weapons across the continent.
They are out there in cyber space and they are tormenting thousands across Europe. Their sniping, hate comments and campaigns have led to victims
“We make war so we are war.’‘ That, some would say chilling quotation, came from a young man in the Netherlands who has converted to Islam. He has
It is a game of dreams, of passion of heightened emotions which crosses the borders of the world. Football has been called ‘The Glory Game’. But how
Demand for child sex abuse material is at an all time high, with more than half of all explicit content being hosted in Europe. Several high profile
Last year, 330,000 people sought asylum in Europe. Thousands arrived in Greece, however only 152 were able to apply for asylum. Of these, just two
With an estimated global profit of 230 billion euros from illegal drugs made by organised crime groups each year, the war on narcotics remains as
Risking their lives in the hope of a better future – every year, thousands of men, women and children take what most of us would consider
Is a new form of right-wing politics sweeping Europe?
Beyond terrorist attacks and lone wolves like Norway’s Anders Bering Brevik, support for
Imagine a world where criminals operate with near impunity. A place where credit card information could be bought for as little as 1 euro – but where
Selling children into slavery – it is one of the world’s most heinous crimes and it is on the rise.
By its very nature, trafficking is extremely
After a string of recent cases in Europe and across the world, ‘lone wolf’ attacks have been identified as one of the most worrying terrorism trends