Perspectives

A Muslim woman holds a Canadian flag during the multicultural Canada Day celebration in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on 1 July, 2019. [Getty]
Opinion: The Superior Court of Quebec confirmed the section of the secularist law that limits the wearing of religious signs by civil servants. It has been heavily criticised, writes Adèle Surprenant.
A Muslim woman holds a Canadian flag during the multicultural Canada Day celebration in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on 1 July, 2019. [Getty]
Opinion: The Superior Court of Quebec confirmed the section of the secularist law that limits the wearing of religious signs by civil servants. It has been heavily criticised, writes Adèle Surprenant.
A child from the Uyghur community living in Turkey wears a mask during a protest against the visit of China's Foreign Minister to Turkey, in Istanbul on March 25, 2021. - Hundreds protested against the Chinese official visit and what they allege is oppression by the Chinese government to Muslim Uyghurs in the far-western Xinjiang province. (Photo by Bulent KILIC / AFP) (Photo by BULENT KILIC/AFP via Getty Images)
Opinion: Evidence of China's genocide against the Uighurs is now undeniable. With all other paths to justice foreclosed, national governments must speak up for the victims, write Irwin Cotler and Yonah Diamond.
Covid in Kashmir - Getty
Opinion: In Kashmir, military lockdowns and internet shutdowns were already commonplace. Now, an inadequate healthcare system and India's mismanaged response is putting Kashmiris at even greater risk, writes Umar Lateef Misgar.
Yair Lapid (L) speaks to Naftali Bennett (R) during a reception marking the opening of the 19th Knesset (Israeli parliament) on 5 February, 2013. [Getty]
Opinion: With a potential prime minister more right-wing than Netanyahu, Biden may have an even harder time pressing Tel Aviv for change, writes Mitchell Plitnick.
(L-R) Conservatives Boris Johnson, Zac Goldsmith, and then British Prime Minister David Cameron attend a mayoral campaign rally in London, England on 3 May, 2016. [Getty]
Opinion: Anti-Muslim sentiment pervades the UK's political spectrum, media, foreign policy, and society at large, argues Aniqah Choudhri.
Media coverage has the power to shape narratives, beliefs, and actions. [Getty]
Opinion: Dr Anwar Mhajne dissects the impact of the biased, yet pervasive media narratives that skew audiences' understanding of Israel-Palestine.
India COVID-19
Opinion: India's total failure to provide effective health governance makes a mockery of the sacrifices of its frontline workers, writes Kamala Thiagarajan.
Covid-19 vaccination centre closed for three days due to shortage of vaccine supplies, in Mumbai on April 30, 2021. [AFP/Getty]
Opinion: The Covid crisis in India casts doubt on whether competition, instead of cooperation, is the right approach to fighting a global pandemic, writes Arafat Kabir.
Perspectives
Opinion: Palestinian citizens of Israel face the same racist ideology as their brothers and sisters elsewhere in the Occupied Territories. They stand united in resistance as one Palestinian people, writes Jonathan Kuttab.