All Things Considered is thinking about British songs that reflect people’s sentiments in the U.K. We picked some; if you can think of better songs to explain Brexit, tweet us @npratc #BrexitMix.
Composer and keyboardist Bernie Worrell played funk, soul, and broke genres as a founding member of Parliament-Funkadelic and a performer with Talking Heads. Worrell died Friday at the age of 72.
Candace Bahouth of the village of Pilton in the U.K. describes how the village evolves when one of the world’s biggest music festivals comes to town, and how people there feel about the ‘Brexit’ vote.
Political commentator Gayle Trotter, New Yorker writer John Cassidy, and David Wessel of the Brookings Institution talk about the U.K.’s vote to leave the EU and what it means for American politics.
On Saturday Logo TV, the largest LGBT-focused network, will honor “trailblazers” in the gay community. In light of the shootings in Orlando, the telecast has taken on a more poignant resonance.
West Virginia’s governor has declared a state of emergency in 44 counties after severe flooding that damaged homes and stranded people across the state.
The U.K. joined the European Union in 1973, hoping to gain from the booming economies on the continent. Historian Timothy Garton Ash explains the reasons why, and how the relationship soured.
The United Kingdom’s ambassador to the U.S., Sir Kim Darroch, says it’s too early to say why so many Britons voted to leave the EU, but it was a “thoroughly democratic process.”
The U.K.’s credit rating has been cut, another government official has resigned and a new petition has gathered more than 1 million signatures calling for another vote.
A group of attackers detonated a car bomb and then rushed into a hotel in the heart of Mogadishu, taking hostages. Security forces say they have now taken control of the scene.
A solitary Spix’s Macaw was spotted and caught on video flying over Bahia, Brazil. The origins of the bird are unknown, but conservators say its appearance represents “a new hope” for the area.
After the U.K. voted to leave the European Union, Trump spoke on the move at his remodeled Scottish golf course. Clinton used those remarks as fodder for a message her campaign has been pushing hard.
Scientists say they’ve figured out how to reduce the fat in milk chocolate by running it through an electric field. The result is healthier, but is it tastier?
His characterization of the slaughter of 1.5 million Armenians is likely to cause tensions with Turkey. He was not expected to use the term but then ad-libbed it into his prepared remarks.
Six European Union foreign ministers at a crisis meeting in Berlin say they want to avoid a period of uncertainty, a day after referendum results showed that Britain has voted to leave the EU.