Rapper Jo le Pheno feels like a stranger in his own country. The son of Congolese immigrants wants to draw attention to police brutality. Now he's been charged with incitement to kill police. Can the cops and the rapper find a common language?
Protesters came out in support of a victim of alleged police brutality, which included being raped with a baton. Some protesters turned violent, which led to several arrests.
After spreading from New York in the 1980s, in the following decade the seeds of hip-hop positively mushroomed.
The Philippines' "drugs war" President Duterte has been urged by US President Barack Obama to show judicious restraint. From Laos, Obama said US Republican candidate Donald Trump disqualified himself with "wacky ideas."
The alleged rape of a black man by police has sparked outrage and violence in France, drawing attention to the gritty banlieues. In one Paris suburb, however, youngsters have helped clean up the mess the mayhem caused.
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