Charlotte Mitchell

Charlotte Mitchell

Charlotte Mitchell is a freelance journalist, who has written for the Times and Broadway Baby. She holds an MA in International Journalism from City, University of London.

Arts & Culture

Capturing the essence: The art of the obituary

Obituary writers face the daunting task of capturing someone's life in 1,000 words or less. Two explain how its done.

Capturing the essence: The art of the obituary

Native Americans

Cities change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day

More than 50 cities and states across the US have renamed Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Cities change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day

Colombia

Colombia: Fragile peace a year after FARC referendum

A new mother and former FARC fighter, an ex-FARC commander, a peace worker and senator reflect on 2016 peace accord.

Colombia: Fragile peace a year after FARC referendum

Canada

Who is New Democratic Party hopeful Jagmeet Singh?

Born to Indian Punjabi immigrants, stylish Singh has already gone viral for his lauded response to a racist heckler.

Who is New Democratic Party hopeful Jagmeet Singh?

Politics

Catalonia independence referendum: All you need to know

Referendum on independence for Catalonia set to go ahead on October 1 despite government crackdown in the region.

Catalonia independence referendum: All you need to know