Inspired by Ferguson, a young British artist returns to the slave triangle

At center stage of this Leeds, England theater is an empty glass box. When performance artist Selina Thompson finally appears, she’s wearing a giant white dress, dragging rocks of salt underneath her skirt. “It’s knackering,” she says. “But I want to show how exhausting carrying history can be. That’s why I’m taking…

Remember when 'Independence Day' destroyed the White House? This time it's all of London (and then some)

The U.K. voted to leave the European Union Thursday night, much to the dismay of younger Brits, who voted overwhelmingly in favor of remaining in the E.U. The "Leave" campaign's racist, anti-immigrant rhetoric succeeded, and the consequences of the so-called "Brexit" referendum are already being felt. British stocks…