With the SAS based nearby, this picturesque city has a long military history. Now Hereford is formalizing its place as a center for a controversial industry which boomed during the ‘war on terror'.
Sword-wielding ISIS partisans grab headlines and prompt clicks, but Europe's other Muslim fringe—women, LGBT people, artists and community activists—are far more numerous and influential.
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.
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 person, just a human being.”
Lesbian, Muslim, out and proud, Jaheda Choudhury-Potter has made a name for herself in British hip-hop.
Pulitzer Center intern Jane Darby Menton looks at Brexit from the loser's side.
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.
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.
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.
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 refugees.
The British government claims that its immigration legislation will reduce the number of people living in the UK without documents. But others, including politicians, academics and migrants, disagree.
Since the 2008 global financial crisis, the power of large corporations in international aid has been taken to a whole new level and is now skewing global development priorities.