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Comment: Sacking Long-Bailey for making a factual mistake about an otherwise verified practice is a low-down attempt to punish Labour's left, writes Malia Bouattia.

Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Friday weighed in on the ongoing anti-police brutality protests in the United States by quoting a Tupac song, though he failed to censor the N-word.

Banning the Muslim Brotherhood aims to criminalise Muslim dissent

Sahar F. Aziz

Banning the Muslim Brotherhood aims to criminalise Muslim dissent

Comment: Ultimately, the freedom to dissent guaranteed by the First Amendment will no longer apply to Muslims, writes Sahar Aziz.

Egyptian-American Rami Malek wins Golden Globe 'best actor' award

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Egyptian-American Rami Malek wins Golden Globe 'best actor' award

Egyptian-American actor Rami Malek has picked up a Golden Globe award for his performance in Bohemian Rhapsody, a biopic about legendary ...

The War on Terror began in 1492

Mohammed Harun Arsalai

The War on Terror began in 1492

Comment: The brutal treatment of Muslims in Afghanistan, the US and beyond has its roots in America's historic abuse of indigenous people, ...

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi to screen 'The Message' four decades after ban

The decades-old film was initially banned in most of the region but will now become the first Arabic title to screen in Saudi Arabia since 1983.

Sana Uqba

Yemen's Ella al-Shamahi: Unearthing the past, preserving the future

The New Arab Meets: Paleoanthropologist Ella al-Shamahi who is on a mission to unearth the history of mankind, while fighting to preserve its ...

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Black Panther hits Saudi cinema amid price backlash

Saudis have taken to social media questioning the ticket price as cinema returns to the kingdom for the first time in over 35 years.

The New Arab & agencies

Wakanda to Wahhabia: Saudis trial-run cinema with 'Black Panther'

Blockbuster action flick "Black Panther" will play at a cinema test screening in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, the first of trial ...

Saudi Arabia's first new cinema to open April 18

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi Arabia's first new cinema to open April 18

Hundreds of planned movie theatres could generate up to $1 billion in box office sales in the kingdom.

Ruqaya Izzidien

'Black Panther' shows Muslims too, can escape tokenism

Comment: Black Panther's characters are coincidentally black, rather than crudely pigeonholed. It's time their Arab and Muslim ...

US Islamophobic mosque protest shut down by armed worshipers

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US Islamophobic mosque protest shut down by armed worshipers

Worshippers from a Texas mosque resisted a armed protest targeting the Muslim community.

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