One of the most profound statements on music I’ve ever heard or read was made by the saxophone player Charlie Parker, he said:
Two lynchings, nearly 60 years apart.
Well England did not disappoint! However it was one of the best England performances I’ve seen for a long time and I’m pleased for Raheem Sterling, who had a great game.
We are just hours away from England’s first group D match. Cameron will be cheering England on, the Sun is cheering England on and from her grave so will Margaret Thatcher. I for one won’t be.
Wandering around the downtown district of Detroit I came across a huge black metal sculpture called ‘The Fist’.
Welcome to our liveblog of the European parliament elections – news and analysis, with a particular focus on the racist far right and fascist parties. Scroll down to see the story as it unfolded.