The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Trump was due to visit California for a briefing on record wildfires that have killed 35 people, as political opponents accused him of being in denial about climate change.

A man was shot dead in the protest-hit US city of Portland, police said, during clashes between Black Lives Matter activists and supporters of President Donald Trump.

Black Muslims and America's fight for racial justice

Brooke Anderson

Black Muslims and America's fight for racial justice

Black Muslims are part of the backbone of America's civil rights movement.

To Muslim-Americans, Trump calling protesters 'terrorists' is nothing new

Imrul Islam

To Muslim-Americans, Trump calling protesters 'terrorists' is nothing new

Comment: The abuses Trump's agents have perpetrated on protesters in Portland were already painfully routine among immigrants and ...

Woman tears hijab off Muslim student, rubs on body

The New Arab & agencies

Woman tears hijab off Muslim student, rubs on body

23-year Jasmine Campbell tore off the Muslim student's hijab and then stripped naked, rubbing the religious headdress over her body.

Sami Rahman

Iftar spots in London: Where to break your fast

The rising multiculturalism in London means that Muslims are spoilt for choice when picking a place to break their fast. Here are some of our top picks.

The New Arab

Nappy-clad orange baby blimp leads anti-Trump protests in London

The US President began his widely opposed state visit by slamming Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy.

Malia Bouattia

Protests must reject Trump's politics, not just his personality

Comment: Protests around Trump's visit must speak out against racism and injustice in all its forms, in the US and the UK alike, writes Malia ...

Andrew Leber

Fear and Loathing on the Arabian Peninsula

Comment: The stalemate continues after a year of blockade and barbs, writes Andrew Leber.

In a suspicious world, Middle East arts flourish

Jordan Elgrably

In a suspicious world, Middle East arts flourish

It's refreshing to remember that the terrorists depicted in western media and entertainment as modern-day bogeymen represent but an ...

Ruqaya Izzidien

Reintroducing colonialism won't rewrite history

Comment: The 'It wasn't all bad' argument put forward by privileged, establishment white men, is just another way of saying it wasn't bad for ...

Trump on Charlottesville was too little too late

Dan Arel

Trump on Charlottesville was too little too late

Comment: Even with empty gestures condemning white supremacy, these groups feel emboldened. For Muslims and other minorities, the damage has ...

'You've no safe place', <em>Portland</em> white supremacist tells court

The New Arab

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

The sole suspect in a Portland stabbing which left two men dead shouted 'death to the enemies of America' during a rant in his first ...

Trump condemns 'Islamophobic double-murder' in <em>Portland</em> after public pressure

The New Arab

Trump condemns 'Islamophobic double-murder' in Portland after public pressure

US President Donald Trump said the attack in Portland that left two men dead on Friday was unacceptabl

These men died defending Muslims from a white supremacist

The New Arab

These men died defending Muslims from a white supremacist

Two American men who lost their lives, and another who survived, have been hailed as heroes after defending two Muslim women being abused by a ...

The New Arab

Two Americans murdered protecting Muslim women on US train

Train people in the US have been murdered after they intervened when the suspected murderer launched into an Islamophobic tirade against a pair of Muslim women.

The New Arab & agencies

Iranian baby allowed to enter US for heart surgery

A four-month-old baby from Iran who needs life-saving heart surgery has been allowed to fly to the US for emergency treatment despite Donald ...

The New Arab

'Queen made me knight, Trump made me alien': Farah

Olympic gold winner Mo Farah has blasted Donald Trump's decision to ban Muslims from seven countries from travelling to the US, calling the ...

The New Arab

In pictures: The weekend women trumped Trump

Ten powerful images from this weekend's global women's marches.

Secular US voices essential to combating Islamophobia

Dan Arel

Secular US voices essential to combating Islamophobia

Comment: A growing array of dissenting voices must join together to fight the slide into fascism, writes Dan Arel.

The New Arab

Protester shot at anti-Trump demonstration in Portland

A fracas between two men ended at a demonstration against President-elect Donald Trump ended with one being shot and rushed to hospital, Oregon ...

Trump election win sparks protests across US Trump election win sparks protests across US

The New Arab & agencies

Trump election win sparks protests across US

Video: Protesters rallied across the United States on Wednesday to express shock over Donald Trump's election victory.

Circles of Hell in Aleppo

Adham Sahloul

Circles of Hell in Aleppo

Comment: Adham Sahloul, an advocacy officer at the Syrian American Medical Society in Turkey, is in daily contact with doctors in besieged ...

Long-awaited Chilcot report will amplify UK political unrest

Tom Charles

Long-awaited Chilcot report will amplify UK political unrest

Comment: The Chilcot report, a scramble for leadership, popular support for Corbyn and bitter infighting among MPs, may provide the ingredients ...

Most Popular

Most Popular