Alasdair Lane

Alasdair Lane is a UK-based freelance journalist. He writes for Forbes, Al Jazeera, NBC News and VICE, covering politics, policy, and social issues.

Would You Dine in This Prison?

At the Clink, incarcerated chefs and waiters serve world-class cuisine to the public — and prepare for life on the outside.

London Is “Rewilding” and Native Species Are Flocking In

The British capital is resurrecting its long lost natural habitats to foster biodiversity.

Scotland’s ‘Navigators’ Transform Lives in the Emergency Room

Patients involved in violence may find a pink-shirted “Navigator” at their bedside, gently asking what led to the incident — and how they can help.