October 24, 2016 /
Nick Shindo Street
Europe's extremist Muslim fringe dominates headlines, but progressive artists and activists on the "other Muslim fringe" are at the forefront of efforts to shape the future of Islam in Europe.
"We Are Europe" poster of Trump and Johnson kissing. Image by Amir Hassan. UK, 2016.
September 14, 2016 / Untold Stories
Amir Hassan
Traveling to Manchester, UK, to report on how Muslims are dealing with Islamophobia, Amir Hassan discovered a country reacting in shock to Brexit—news that Britain would leave the European Union.
Muslim youth in the U.K. participate in a Black Lives Matter march
September 9, 2016 / Untold Stories
Amir Hassan
Amir Hassan sheds light on the daily lives of Muslims in a city with a large Islamic community, Manchester, UK, focusing on their efforts to reflect Islam in a positive light. One says, “I’m a normal...
Image provided by Amir Hassan.
September 9, 2016
Amir Hassan
Amir Hassan reports from Manchester, UK, on Muslim youth who embrace their heritage, using it to promote non-violence, community building, and a sense of global citizenship.
Manchester-based hip-hop artist Jaheda Choudhury-Potter
July 21, 2016 / Huffington Post
Nick Shindo Street
Lesbian, Muslim, out and proud, Jaheda Choudhury-Potter has made a name for herself in British hip-hop.
Radcliffe Camera Oxford
July 1, 2016 / Huffington Post
Jane Darby Menton
Pulitzer Center intern Jane Darby Menton looks at Brexit from the loser's side.
Migrants Organise at Mayoral Debate
June 22, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Abe Kenmore
This week's News Bite lesson explores Britain's growing population of irregular migrants, a major issue in the discussion of whether or not Britain should continue to be part of the European Union.
June 7, 2016 / International Business Times
Matt Kennard
A new species of urban space—christened "pops" or "privately-owned public spaces"—has blossomed in London in recent years, and is now the future for one of its oldest docks.
May 30, 2016
Lauren Shepherd
2016 fellows report on a range of complex issues from around the world—from global health and perceptions of identity to environmental degradation and innovation.
May 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
On May 7, 2016, protesters gathered outside of Campsfield House, an immigration detention center in Oxford, to show solidarity with those inside and call for an end to all detention.
May 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
Sithamparam Pillai fled detention in Sri Lanka and sought asylum in the UK. But after his application was turned down, he found himself locked up, once again, in the UK's immigration detention system...
May 16, 2016 / Untold Stories
Abe Kenmore
A week before the London mayoral election, the lead candidates met with 6000 Londoners to discuss wages, housing, and immigration. Before the meeting, "Migrants Organise" held a celebration for...
May 15, 2016
Abe Kenmore
With new, harsher immigration bills being considered and more migrants seeking entrance to the UK, what is life really like for the more than 400,000 people in Britain without legal status?