Category: World

‘If we wanted beauty, we’d travel to Paris’: how Calgary resisted its iconic pedestrian bridge

The controversial Peace Bridge is now one of the most-used walking and cycling routes in Calgary. The councillor behind it reveals the project’s stormy process “The level of hatred directed towards that piece of infrastructure was out of proportion with the cost,” says Druh Farrell as she recalls the stormy

Exclusive: UK traffickers using drugs to force people into slavery, report finds

Salvation Army says figures for British people trafficked into slave labour and sexual exploitation have doubled since last year Human traffickers in the UK are increasingly using drugs and alcohol as a means of controlling and forcing vulnerable British men and women into slave labour and sexual exploitation across the