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Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson is an experienced and versatile journalist, specialised in reporting and writing, currently based in London, U.K., working for AFP.He regularly reported for the Wall Street Journal, Time and the New York Daily News, and contributed to the New York Times, the Guardian, Newsweek, AFP & Al Jazeera English, among others. He graduated in digital media from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and in politics from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
Glasgow eye of storm as drug deaths spiral in Scotland
Glasgow eye of storm as drug deaths spiral in Scotland
Gary Kelly and Bruce Munro, reforming drug users from Glasgow, count themselves lucky.
UK PM contender Johnson's biggest controversies
UK PM contender Johnson's biggest controversies
During a decades-spanning career as a journalist and politician, likely next British prime minister Boris Johnson has stoked plenty of controversy....
Contenders jockeying to replace May
Contenders jockeying to replace May
The race to replace Theresa May as British prime minister in a contest due to end in July already has nine contenders.
UK campaigners gear up for EU vote in shadow of Brexit
UK campaigners gear up for EU vote in shadow of Brexit
With Brexit passions running high, campaigners are hitting Britain's streets and taking to social media ahead of European elections.
UK steps up no-deal Brexit plans with 3 500 soldiers on standby
UK steps up no-deal Brexit plans with 3 500 soldiers on standby
British ministers agreed Tuesday to make no-deal Brexit planning "an operational priority" amid continued opposition to Prime Minister Theresa's...
UK opposition launches parliamentary confidence manoeuvre against PM May
UK opposition launches parliamentary confidence manoeuvre against PM May
British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn on Monday tabled a non-binding no-confidence vote in Prime Minister Theresa May after she told MPs they...
Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death
Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the "naked truth" over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as...
Banksy shocks art world by shredding £1mn work at auction
Banksy shocks art world by shredding £1mn work at auction
British street artist Banksy has stunned the art world with arguably his most audacious prank yet, self-destructing one of his best-known works...