Hungary’s LGBT protests and Juneteenth Day: human rights this fortnight – in pictures


A protest outside the Independent Human Rights Commission, in Herat, Afghanistan. Thousands of Afghans have worked as interpreters, security guards and contractors for US and Nato forces in the country in the past 20 years. Demonstrations were held across the country, with protesters demanding special visas and to be evacuated from the country, citing the … Read more

‘Is this about that article?’ Didsbury locals dismiss ‘no-go areas’ claims


Walking down Burton Road on Monday afternoon, it is hard not to wonder if another Didsbury exists elsewhere after a report at the weekend described “no-go areas” where white people fear the threat of religious violence. The Mail Online report claimed there were a number of towns with no-go areas for white people, and that … Read more