As Israel continues to boycott the very idea of a Palestinian people, a fan club has formed to legitimise the barbarity - Matteo Renzi, for one, deserves his own boycott

Belen Fernandez

The rise of political Islam is closely linked to the birth of the modern state in Muslim societies and the exclusion of religion from the public space

Basheer Nafi

President Bashir is continuing his genocidal policies in Darfur, South Kordofan and Blue Nile states - the US must act to end this campaign

Ahmed Hussain Adam

A decades-old Israeli plan to divide the surrounding Arab states into weak sectarian dependencies seems to be coming to pass

Roger Van Zwanenberg

Why did the UK and other European states vote to deny a Palestinian human rights group advisory status to the UN?

Sarah Marusek and David Miller

Sisi's mandate has sapped all elements of the democratic process of meaning and the much-anticipated House of Representatives is no exception

Rania Al Malky