British far-right clash with police over surveillance

Protesters have been injured and a police officer hospitalised with concussion after police and far-right demonstrators clashed at an English Defence League (EDL) rally in Birmingham.

Hundreds of EDL supporters gathered in the city’s Centenary Square on Saturday, with Unite … Read the rest

Detroit bankruptcy: a cocktail of white flight and black corruption

by Tom Krishner and Dee-Ann Durbin

The city of Detroit, which for years paid its bills with borrowed money, is the largest city in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy protection. Here’s a look at how the city spiraled into … Read the rest