Columns

Gaza's peaceful protesters need international support, otherwise Israel will continue to use violence against them with impunity

Ali Adam

Starting just months after the 2011 uprising, UK policy has helped to prolong and radicalise Syria’s devastating war

Mark Curtis

New research on counter-narratives to Islamophobia articulates the 10 major ways of challenging anti-Muslim racism today

Arzu Merali

Activists protesting the Philadelphia Orchestra’s collaboration with the Israeli government found themselves the target of scorn from passersby

Susan Abulhawa

At upcoming meeting in Brussels, the international group should ensure that Syria’s neighbours are getting enough support to cope with the refugee influx

Bill Frelick

Any further restraint in responding to Israeli aggression will only encourage more violations against Iran and Iranians

Seyed Mohammad Marandi

Safeguarding the status quo while paying lip service to voters' demands is the name of the game in Lebanon's 2018 parliamentary elections

Haley Bobseine

Without international action, Israel’s push to disappear Palestinians will complete the cycle of isolation

Ramona Wadi

While all states came out as winners after this month’s trilateral strike, the escalation highlights a dangerous level of global volatility

Alexey Khlebnikov

Since the award-winning human rights activist’s arrest, state repression against government critics has reached new heights in the UAE

Joe Odell