Vivien Leigh and Hattie McDaniel in a publicity still for Gone with the Wind. Photograph: Silver Screen Collection/Getty

A great many people have let us know they “never liked Little Britain anyway”. Expect a bit more of that now Gone With the Wind has been temporarily r(...)

Members of the Proud Boys and their supporters march during a rally in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday. Photograph: Jim Urquhart/Reuters

Portland saw its largest far-right demonstration of the Trump era on Saturday, as 500 right-wingers travelled from around the United States to march b(...)

Senator Jeff Sessions: has come under criticism for his hardline anti-immigration stance, but has vehemently denied being racist.  Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Senator Jeff Sessions sought to distance himself from Donald Trump’s election rhetoric by promising to recuse himself from any prosecution of Hillary (...)

There has been a reported surge of volunteers signing up to serve as “poll watchers” for the US election.

Donald Trump’s claims of “large-scale” voter fraud have prompted officials across the political spectrum to warn about the dangers of vigilante poll m(...)

Protesters holding an image of officer Darren Wilson walk past police guarding a business in Ferguson, Missouri on November 29th. Photograph: Adrees Latif/Reuters

The white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in a St. Louis suburb has resigned, his lawyer said on Saturday, as activists set (...)

Rev Al Sharpton (centre), president of the National Action Network,  during a news conference outside the US Justice Department in Washington yesterday discussing planned “Justice for Trayvon” vigils in 100 cities across the US this weekend. Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

An angry backlash has forced a juror in the George Zimmerman murder case to abandon plans to write a book about her experience, as activists at the(...)