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  • Hungary pulls out of Eurovision amid rise in anti-LGBTQ+ rhetoric

    No reason given for withdrawal from show, called ‘homosexual flotilla’ by pro-Orbán journalist Hungary will not participate in next year’s Eurovision song contest, amid speculation the decision was taken because the competition is “too gay” for the taste of the country’s far-right government and public media bosses. While no official reason has been given for the withdrawal, the move comes amid an increase in homophobic rhetoric in Hungary, where the anti-migration prime minister, Viktor Orbán,...

    the Guardian
  • UK group: Rabbi badly beaten in London, hate crimes on rise

    A neighborhood watch group that protects largely Jewish neighborhoods in London says a visiting rabbi has been badly beaten by men shouting anti-Semitic abuse

    ABC News
  • Police charge man, 26, with murdering 27-year-old in London flat

    Sahal Abdi, 26, from Whitechapel, east London was last night charged with the murder of Randy Skuse, 27, pictured, at an apartment in Buckle Street, Whitechapel on November 23.

    Mail Online