CNN Reporter Shows The World How To Treat Refugees

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

A CNN reporter gave an on-air lesson in showing humanity to refugees in the wake of the Paris attacks, which have prompted some politicians and media ...

As ISIS Strike Further Into the Hearts of a Nation, Are We Going to Wait for Death to Fall on Our Own Doorstep?

Tristen Lee | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK
Tristen Lee

As false reports of fresh gunfire in the central Paris square, near the Bataclan, sends people fleeing for their lives; it's clear the world is on tenterhooks, anxiously waiting for the next hit, for news on friends and loved ones fallen in the massacre, that has already callously claimed 132 lives.

When Did We All Get So Self-Righteous About Tragedy?

David Fearnhead | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK
David Fearnhead

When did we all get so self-righteous about tragedy? We should not forgot what happened in Lebanon the night before the Paris attacks, but there is no...

Education Is Indispensible in Strengthening the Bonds that Hold Communities Together

Aaron Benavot | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Politics
Aaron Benavot

The GMR is based at UNESCO headquarters in Paris and, while none of the Report team was directly affected by the weekend's tragic events, a black mark...

TV Presenter Eloquently Explains Why ISIS Aren't As Powerful As They Want You To Think

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK

An Australian television presenter has made a passionate speech following the Paris terror attacks which has already been viewed over 4 million times ...

The Media Did Cover Attacks on *Insert Country Here* - You Just Weren't Reading It

Emma Kelly | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK
Emma Kelly

"Why isn't the media covering this?" I saw several Facebook posts exclaim, while sharing a link to a BBC News story on the tragedy. a) The media did cover this. You are sharing a BBC News link to the story.

Why People Aren't Using Facebook's French Flag, In Their Own Words

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

In the wake of the horrific terror attacks in Paris which left at least 132 dead, people on social media have been paying tribute to those killed by a...

Chiling Islamic State Video Promises Further Paris-Style Attacks On The West

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

A video purporting to be from the so-called Islamic State (IS) is threatening more attacks on Western countries following the series of suicide bombin...

Kelvin MacKenzie Slammed For 'Revolting' Column After Paris Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

Kelvin MacKenzie has been slammed for penning a “revolting” column, entitled ‘Is Isis actually the beating heart of Islam?’. The former Su...

Syrian Refugees In Paris Know Only Too Well What It's Like To Be Targeted By ISIS

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

Syrian refugees have paid tribute to the victims of the Paris bombings, likening the terror to conditions experienced "every day" in their home region...

Heartbreaking Pictures Of Paris Victims Show The Indiscriminate Attacks Against Youth

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

Heartbreaking photos of some of the victims of the Paris attacks have emerged after at least 129 people were killed in a series of shootings and bombi...

Responding to Paris, Unintended Consequences and the Road Less Traveled

Ross Frenett | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Politics
Ross Frenett

Equipped with the training to employ proactive online engagement and the funding to do their work well, specialist workers like these should be the army we deploy against ISIS, to target that bottleneck and ensure that with all the training and financing in the world, they find it as difficult as possible to identify Europeans willing to murder their fellow citizens.

Confusion Reigns Over Who This Huge Police Operation Just Arrested

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK

WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR: 129 dead in co-ordinated shootings and bombings Seven attackers killed with eight suspect on the run France bombs Islamic Stat...

Facebook Criticised For 'Prioritising' West For Safety Check In Paris But Not Beirut

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

Facebook has come under scrutiny for activating a 'safety check' after the Paris terror attacks, but promoting no similar action after explosions in B...

48 Hours in France: Rules, Railways and Tombstone Technology

Karl Davis | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

In the wake of the last few days, the thoughts of the world are undoubtedly with those suffering the effects of a seminal moment in the history of the...

John Oliver's Profanity-Laden Paris Rant Is Pretty Much Perfect

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK

John Oliver has embarked upon a profanity-laden rant towards the perpetrators of the terrorist attacks in Paris which left at least 132 people dead, s...

Why Do Terrorists Keep on Attacking France?

Nadeem Shad | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Politics
Nadeem Shad

Friday the 13th 2015 marks the third time in the last 12 months that France has been attacked by extremists. More than any other European country ...

'Shocked And Alone, I Pretended To Be Dead For Over An Hour'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

A woman who survived the terror attack at Paris's Bataclan theatre has described her anguish as she hid amongst the victims for more than an hour whil...

Suspected Mastermind Of Paris Attacks Named

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

A French official has identified the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks as Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud. The fugitive, 27, is believed to be i...

Is It Safe to Hold Euro 2016 Anywhere Any More?

Matthew Smith | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Sport
Matthew Smith

In this international break, I planned to write about Euro 2016. But what aspect to write about? What should England's expectations be? Should the tournament have stayed at a bite size 16 teams rather than the overfilled mouthful that is the 24-team format?

Stephen King Sums Up Why It's Wrong To Blame All Muslims For The Paris Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

Bestselling horror writer Stephen King has tweeted about the Paris terror attacks, calling for restraint in the backlash against Muslims. Islamic ...

Frenchman Accused Of Sparking Security Alert At Gatwick Due In Court

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK

A Frenchman who is accused of going into Gatwick Airport with an air rifle and a knife, just as Europe was reeling from the Paris terror attacks, will...

Our Response To This Weekend's Attacks Means Everything

Chris Whiting | Posted 15.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Chris Whiting

If we abandon our openness, if we surrender our civil liberties, we let the terrorists win. If we yield to fear and place our country on lockdown then ISIL will keep coming and coming until we are theirs.

Do You Allow Yourself To Feel Terrorised?

Claire Copland | Posted 15.11.2015 | UK
Claire Copland

As the parents of young children, we happened to be awake on and off through the night last Friday. As we repeatedly cajoled our youngest back to s...

Paris Attacks: The Bigger Picture

William Barylo | Posted 15.11.2015 | UK
William Barylo

The world is a collection of societies and communities in desperate need of healers. Now is the time to do what we can at our humble level to help design a more harmonious reality. Some will start businesses, charities, organise conferences, but everyone can make a start today, here and now.