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Gideon Sa'ar announced the formation of a new political party in Israel.

The New Arab Meets: Palestinian-American scholar Yousef Munayyer to discuss what this election means for the future of pro-Palestinian activism in the US.

Voter suppression and intimidation are Arab American issues

Rabyaah Althaibani

Voter suppression and intimidation are Arab American issues

Comment: Seen as 'problem voters' by some political groups, Arab Americans have long been subject to an array of suppression and intimidation strategies at the polls, writes Rabyaah Althaibani.

The progressive vote and the 2020 election

Yousef Munayyer

The progressive vote and the 2020 election

Comment: The rapid growth of the progressive vote in America over the past four years reveals how voting patterns will continue to change in ...

Pro-Palestine Democrat wins reveal weakening influence of Israel money

Mitchell Plitnick

Pro-Palestine Democrat wins reveal weakening influence of Israel money

Comment: A string of defeats for pro-Israel candidates shows that Israeli support is not enough to overcome the progressive wave taking over the ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Ilhan Omar wins Minnesota primary

Muslim congresswoman Ilhan Omar batted away a challenger and retained her title.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden clinches Democratic nomination for 2020 race against Trump

Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden says he has enough votes to win the Democratic nomination and take on Donald Trump at the 2020 US ...

The New Arab & agencies

Tulsi Gabbard drops out of US presidential race

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, who was viewed as an unlikely candidate due to her divisive views on American foreign policy, has dropped out of ...

The New Arab & agencies

US Democratic primary goes ahead despite coronavirus pandemic

Millions of Americans troop to polling stations in four states despite the coronavirus pandemic bringing anxiety and uncertainty to the nation's ...

Why Amo Bernie falls short on Syria and Palestine

CJ Werleman

Why Amo Bernie falls short on Syria and Palestine

Comment: While a Sanders presidency would be a major step up, there's still room for improvement in his foreign policy, writes CJ Werleman.

The New Arab

Arab Americans rally behind Bernie Sanders in Michigan

Michigan’s Arab American community laid on a traditional dabke dance for Bernie Sanders at his rally in Dearborn ahead of the primary vote on 10 ...

Sanders loses lead in Democratic <em>primaries</em> as Biden surges

The New Arab

Sanders loses lead in Democratic primaries as Biden surges

Joe Biden made a remarkable comeback in the Democratic primaries on Super Tuesday, transforming the contest for the presidential ...

Biden gets boost as Klobuchar exits democratic race

The New Arab & agencies

Biden gets boost as Klobuchar exits democratic race

Joe Biden's presidential hopes received a major campaign boost Monday as fellow centrist Amy Klobuchar dropped out of the Democratic race and ...

How Arab-Americans embraced 'Amo Bernie' as one of them

Florence Dixon

How Arab-Americans embraced 'Amo Bernie' as one of them

In-depth: From Amo to Habibi, Bernie Sanders has become the first presidential candidate in US history to embrace the Arab community, and ...

Bloomberg courts American voters in Israel to boost bid

Bloomberg courts American voters in Israel to boost bid

The Democratic primaries are heating up as its two Jewish candidates stand on opposing sides of the field when it comes to Israel.

The New Arab & agencies

Sanders cements Democrat front-runner status after Nevada caucuses victory

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders came out on top in the Nevada Democratic caucuses, building on his victory in New Hampshire earlier this month.

The New Arab

Influential Muslim group backs Bernie Sanders for presidential nomination

‘We are proud to stand by his side’: One of the US’ most influential political groups has thrown its weight behind Democratic nominee for ...

The New Arab

Biden okays Israel’s killing of Palestinian children, civilians

The Democratic presidential candidate lamented the ‘intolerable’ conditions endured by Israeli civilians without mentioning the lethal impact of ...

The New Arab

Netanyahu signs second agreement with right-wing bloc

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seeking to ensure that his rival Benny Gantz is unable to form a minority government.

'Pro-Assad' US president hopeful Gabbard slammed over debate comments

The New Arab

'Pro-Assad' US president hopeful Gabbard slammed over debate comments

Democratic candidates vying for the presidential nomination clashed over Syria on Tuesday, in response to Trump's decision to pull troops from ...

The New Arab

US presidential hopeful Warren wants Middle East troop pull-out

Democratic candidates vying for the presidential nomination clashed over Syria on Tuesday, in response to Trump's decision to pull troops from ...

Iranian hackers targeted US presidential campaign: Microsoft

The New Arab & agencies

Iranian hackers targeted US presidential campaign: Microsoft

Iran-linked hackers attempted to gain access to hundreds of accounts associated with US presidential campaigns, Microsoft said Friday.

Tulsi loves Assad: Syria and the 2020 US elections

Amr Salahi

Tulsi loves Assad: Syria and the 2020 US elections

Syria is no longer a major news story in the US, but one Democratic Party presidential hopeful’s record on Syria may come back to haunt her.

Netanyahu mocked over Likud party 'loyalty pledge'

The New Arab & agencies

Netanyahu mocked over Likud party 'loyalty pledge'

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was mocked for asking members of his Likud party to pledge to support his leadership in the next ...

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