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In-depth: A common observation of Trumpism is that it is unprecedented, an aberration or un-American. History shows that none of these are the case.

With Sa'ar leading the charge against Netanyahu, it is certain that the Biden administration will face a very hardline Israeli government, whether or not Netanyahu wins again, writes Mitchell Plitnick.

Top Palestinian official Erekat dies of Covid-19: presidency

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Top Palestinian official Erekat dies of Covid-19: presidency

The leading Palestinian official died after developing respiratory health problems due to Covid.

The Arab American Republicans voting for Trump

Yousef H. Alshammari

The Arab American Republicans voting for Trump

In-depth: Over a third of Arab Americans polled say they prefer Donald Trump - an indication that many still gravitate towards the Republican ...

Many thorny global situations hinge on US election outcome

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Many thorny global situations hinge on US election outcome

Donald Trump's election was a shock to the US and the international community. Here's how each presidency may affect the international community.

The New Arab Staff

Billy Crystal, Bill Kristol in Jews for Biden ad

A famous comedian and a Republican commentator have joined forces to support Joe Biden's bid for presidency.

Mobashra Tazamal

Stop using Islam as the yardstick for white terrorism

Comment: On her show, TV host Joy Reid cast Islam and Muslims as the standard for radicalisation in the US, ignoring the country's own violent ...

The New Arab Staff

Christchurch mass murderer sentenced to life without parole

Cries filled the air outside the courtroom as New Zealand came to the collective realisation that the country's worst mass murderer would never ...

Mobashra Tazamal

Trump revives racist 'birther' conspiracy theory for Kamala Harris

Comment: Just as they did for Obama, Republicans and right-wing media will level their attacks not against Harris's policy positions, but ...

Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon arrested over border wall fraud

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon arrested over border wall fraud

Bannon allegedly received over $1 million of donations to a Mexico border wall fundraising campaign, funneled through a non-profit in his ...

Mobashra Tazamal

Now you're listening, Biden, here's what Muslim Americans want

Comment: It's easy for Biden oppose Trump's racist rhetoric, but the real test lies in whether he can meaningfully engage with the Muslim ...

Stephen Miller is a man on a mission

Mobashra Tazamal

Stephen Miller is a man on a mission

Comment: Trump is calling on Stephen Miller's toxic immigration politics to distract from his falling poll numbers and a disastrous handling of ...

Trump feeds his base with steady dose of xenophobia

Mobashra Tazamal

Trump feeds his base with steady dose of xenophobia

Comment: Trump's latest order isn't aimed at protecting the health and safety of Americans, rather it seeks to distract from his failings and ...

Between virus and violence: Being Muslim in India

Khaled A. Beydoun

Between virus and violence: Being Muslim in India

Comment: India's state-sanctioned Islamophobia has singled out the country's 201 million Muslims and scapegoated them as disseminators of ...

9/11 spawned anti-Muslim playbook being weaponised in India, China

Mobashra Tazamal

9/11 spawned anti-Muslim playbook being weaponised in India, China

Comment: The post-9/11 discourse is a favourite tactic for 'justifying' the Islamophobic policies of governments around the world, writes ...

The New Arab

The New Arab's 10 biggest stories of 2019

A revolution in Sudan. A new Turkish offensive in Syria. A controversial citizenship amendment in India. These are The New Arab's top 10 stories of 2019.

Sam Hamad

Genocide denier Peter Handke's Nobel Prize embodies Europe's Islamophobia

Comment: Awarding the Nobel prize for literature to 'genocide denier' Peter Handke reflects the Islamophobia and fascism of our times, from ...

The New Arab

US man arrested for beating Arabic-speaking Syrian refugee

Adrian Richard Vergara sat next to the unidentified teenage Syrian on the bus in San Diego, California before launching the attack.

The New Arab

Palestinian Joint List leader meets with Bernie Sanders

Palestinian-Israeli politician Ayman Odeh and Senator Bernie Sanders met on the sidelines of the annual left-leaning J Street conference in ...

Sanders, democrats vow to press Israel on Palestinian state

The New Arab & agencies

Sanders, democrats vow to press Israel on Palestinian state

Democratic presidential contenders vowed Monday to switch gears sharply from Donald Trump's hawkish embrace of Israel, pledging they would press ...

The New Arab & agencies

Justin Trudeau wins second term in Canada elections

Trudeau now faces the task of forming an alliance with other parties in order to bolster his minority government in parliament.

Tearful Tlaib says grandmother advised her against visiting Israel

The New Arab

Tearful Tlaib says grandmother advised her against visiting Israel

A tearful US Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib said that her Palestinian grandmother told her last week not to visit Israel under conditions demanded ...

Debating Trump's racism is only normalising the problem

Dan Arel

Debating Trump's racism is only normalising the problem

Comment: Too scared to call Trump racist, commentators are debating the obvious and normalising the problem, writes Dan Arel.

What Trump's 'go home' comment really means

Sam Hamad

What Trump's 'go home' comment really means

Comment: In Trump's America, being anything but white is a crime in itself, writes Sam Hamad.

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