In Vienna, the Spanish Riding School and its Lipizzaners at the heart of a scandal

In Vienna the Spanish Riding School and its Lipizzaners at

The horses of the prestigious institution are said to lack space and free time. LOIS LAMMERHUBER / THE COLLECTION This November 18, the pluricentenary ballet of the Lipizzaners continues its imperturbable course. Coming out of their stable at the Hofburg, the imperial palace of the Habsburgs, right in the center of Vienna, the white-robed stallions … Read more

Cricket scandal: in the UK ordinary racism is no longer tolerated

Cricket scandal in the UK ordinary racism is no longer

LETTER FROM LONDON Former cricketer Azeem Rafiq testifies at a parliamentary hearing on sport governance in London on November 16, 2021. AP Great unpacking in the midst of British cricket – a national passion. Azeem Rafiq, a former professional Yorkshire County Cricket Club (YCCC) player, dared to accuse the club of “Institutional racism”. Since then, … Read more

Breaking News – BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First-Look Images and Further Casting for Sarah Phelps’ “A Very British Scandal”

Breaking News BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First Look

BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First-Look Images and Further Casting for Sarah Phelps’ “A Very British Scandal” The first-look images have been released for BBC One and Amazon Studios’ A Very British Scandal, from the makers of the award-winning A Very English Scandal, Blueprint Pictures. They feature Claire Foy (The Crown, Wolf Hall) as … Read more

Boris Johnson overwhelmed by lobbying scandal

Boris Johnson overwhelmed by lobbying scandal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (left) and his opponent, Labor Party leader Keir Starmer, in London on May 11, 2021. STEFAN ROUSSEAU / AFP Did Boris Johnson open a Pandora’s Box by unleashing, despite himself, a corrosive debate on corruption within his government, the Conservative Party, and even at the heart of his own practices? … Read more