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Muslims' freedoms of speech and religion are not defended in France, Amnesty International said this week.

Black, South Asian and a woman: Kamala Harris has made history with her appointment as VP.

Covid-19 lays bare Britain's entrenched racial inequalities

Ylenia Gostoli

Covid-19 lays bare Britain's entrenched racial inequalities

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed stark racial inequalities in British society.

Revered Algerian singer Idir dies at 70

The New Arab & agencies

Revered Algerian singer Idir dies at 70

The family of Algerian singer Idir confirmed the death of the Berber icon in Paris on Sunday.

Top five Ramadan podcasts to beat the lockdown blues

Diana Alghoul

Top five Ramadan podcasts to beat the lockdown blues

Many Muslims are starting their own podcasts or series to share the knowledge they have. Here's a list of some Islamic-themed podcasts to listen ...

Usman Butt

Radicalisation, Islamism and transnational politics: The Universal Enemy

Book Club: Seeing the jihadi project as another form of universalism is the audacious argument by Darryl Li in his new book The Universal Enemy.

CJ Werleman

Australia can do better than detaining gay Saudi journalists

Comment: Australia's treatment of two gay men fleeing persecution in Saudi Arabia is a far cry from the liberal image it likes to paint for ...

Amr Salahi

Turkey, the Kurds and the demographic re-engineering of Syria

The start of Turkey's Operation Peace Spring in Syria brings with it fears of demographic change. Both Turkey and its Syrian Kurdish opponents ...

The New Arab & agencies

New video shows third incident of Trudeau in 'blackface'

Canadian TV has published a video of a third separate incident of Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wearing racist ‘blackface’ makeup in the ...

Norway mosque shooter overpowered by 75-year-old worshipper

The New Arab & agencies

Norway mosque shooter overpowered by 75-year-old worshipper

A gunman armed with multiple weapons opened fire in a mosque near the Norwegian capital Oslo on Saturday, injuring one person before being ...

The New Arab & agencies

Norway mosque shooting: One person injured in Oslo attack

The gunman, who wore body armour and was armed with multiple weapons, was overpowered by members of the mosque before police arrived

Majority of British Conservative party members 'threatened by Islam'

The New Arab

Majority of British Conservative party members 'threatened by Islam'

Some 52 percent of members surveyed felt threatened by religion, while 22 percent thought it was “generally compatible,” the survey showed.

Iftar spots in London: Where to break your fast

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 ...

Mass murder on the internet

Wilson Dizard

Mass murder on the internet

Comment: In a twist of injustice, the Christchurch mass murderer has, with the aid of the internet, managed to muffle the story of his victims, ...

Saudi disinformation campaign reveals fear of progressive Muslim congresswomen

Wilson Dizard

Saudi disinformation campaign reveals fear of progressive Muslim congresswomen

Comment: The internet is a fertile forum for fear and deception, but it's clear Congress has no idea what to do about it, writes Wilson Dizard.

Ruby Hamad

No longer fringe: How white supremacy is becoming mainstream

Comment: That the language is softer and less violent only makes it more dangerous, writes Ruby Hamad.

The New Arab & agencies

US marine veteran opens fire on packed California bar

A US Marine Corps veteran has opened fire on a crowded country bar in California.

Wilson Dizard

Pittsburgh shooter had Jews, and multiculturalism, in the crosshairs

Comment: Bowers' attack on the Tree of Life synagogue wasn't simply anti-semitism put into merciless motion, but a white supremacist's assault ...

Sadek Hamid

Can Britain win its battle against rising Islamophobia?

Comment: A toxic mix of right-wing politicians, harmful media coverage and widespread inequality is fuelling Islamophobia in Britain and beyond, ...

Was Winston Churchill a racist?

Sadek Hamid

Was Winston Churchill a racist?

Comment: Piers Morgan should not be allowed to shut down a painful but necessary conversation about Britain's colonial legacy, writes Sadek ...

Sadek Hamid

No, London has not fallen to Islam

Comment: Worryingly, the harmful 'Islamisation of the west' narrative is gaining traction in the mainstream media, writes Sadek Hamid.

The lost city of Londonistan

Khaled Diab

The lost city of Londonistan

Comment: Despite reports that London has fallen prey to Islamic conquest, the city of my youth has morphed into an enviably cosmopolitan ...

Immigrants don't need to integrate, you do

Ruqaya Izzidien

Immigrants don't need to integrate, you do

Comment: Integration - an already problematic concept that should be abandoned in favour of acceptance - is a myth, writes Ruqaya Izzidien.

Özil's departure raises larger questions

Uri Levy

Özil's departure raises larger questions

With his departure from the German national squad, Mesut Ozil has delivered an important message about the tensions facing many footballers in ...

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