BBC Newsnight

MPs move to outlaw Vulture Funds

Former UK ministers and MPs from all UK parties are set to back a bill later on Wednesday outlawing the activities of vulture funds, hedge funds which

Karl in Kontempt

If you read US papers, you’d barely note that Karl Rove was just charged with

War Paint and Lawyers
Rainforest Indians versus Big Oil

BBC Television Newsnight has been able to get close-in film of a new Cofan Indian ritual deep in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest. Known as “The Filing of the Law Suit,” natives of Ecuador’s jungle, decked in feathers and war paint and heavily armed with lawyers, are filmed presenting a new complaint in their litigation seeking