Tottenham Riot

What Really Worries Me About the London Riots

Mark Bourrie | Posted 10.17.2011 | Canada
Mark Bourrie

Taking Internet access from poor people should quell the fires of revolt. Soon, they'll respect their betters. They won't mind the bank bailouts, the crooked media that allegedly tapped people's phones, the hard-wired class structure that cuts down people with the wrong background, the wrong accent, the wrong education.

London Riots: On the Ground in Camden Town

Katie Engelhart | Posted 10.12.2011 | Canada
Katie Engelhart

On Camden High Street in central London, residents gathered Tuesday evening on the rooftops of boarded-up buildings to await pandemonium. "I'm not scared," said George Fletcher, a small, crinkled man sitting outside the Spread Eagle pub where he works. "There's always trouble in Camden."

RIM Faces Threats Over BlackBerry's Role In London Riots

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.09.2011 | Canada Business

Research In Motion, the Waterloo, Ontario-based maker of the BlackBerry, has found itself caught in the crossfire of the London riots, thanks to its m...

London Riots: Extraordinary Speech to Looters Goes Viral

Nat & Marie | Posted 10.09.2011 | Canada
Nat & Marie

Social media is the forum where spontaneous gems like one UK journalist's video of an impassioned speech, a voice of reason, amidst utter mayhem can get captured, posted and spread like wildfire.

London Riot Spreads

CP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada

LONDON - Violence and looting spread to new areas of London on Monday -- and to a second major city -- as shops and cars were set ablaze and authoriti...

160 Arrests In London Riots

CP | Posted 10.07.2011 | Canada

LONDON - Police arrested 160 people during a weekend of riots and looting that erupted in a disadvantaged London neighbourhood just eight kilometres f...