The unfortunate truth is that no Israeli political leader - nor the electorate at large - is willing to take any risks for peace

Richard Silverstein

The Valentine's Day school massacre has all the hallmarks of a new type of killer, with a love of guns, and motivated by the ideology of white supremacy and hatred of Muslims

CJ Werleman

The Labour shadow foreign secretary's advice on how to resist Israel’s occupation smacks of double standards

David Cronin

What is happening to Gaza is a political calamity that requires a political solution: Palestinian liberation

Gregory Shupak

The move to charge the Israeli prime minister with corruption could push him even farther into the embrace of the nationalist right: Palestinians will bear the cost

Danny Rubinstein

Throughout the 20th century, peoples of the Middle East paid a heavy price for the illusions of nationalist projects that have been proven to be an utter failure with the passage of time

Basheer Nafi

A beautiful book about Palestinian food is a reminder of a rich culinary culture – but the renaming of the dishes in English deprives them of something essential

Tanushka Marah

With the help of Russia, Damascus is more emboldened than it has been since the start of the war

Kamal Alam

It's incumbent on the international community to press for emergency reforms before the next popular uprising in Bahrain is met with unvarnished brutality

Husain Abdulla

The Ofsted chief's calls for the inquisition of children and her indiscriminate casting of a widespread religious practice as extremist are an example of cultural illiteracy about the UK's second-largest faith community

Usaama al-Azami