Q & A with James Fergusson, author of Al-Britannia, My Country: A Journey Through...

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5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih talks to the author James Fergusson about his important new book on British Muslims, Al-Britannia, My Country. Fergusson spent a...

The new Superman film is just Yankee propaganda

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Sayyed Chowdury argues that the new Superman film is a metaphor for destructive US imperialism. Recently I went to see the new Superman movie...

Film review: The Reluctant Fundamentalist

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I went to see The Reluctant Fundamentalist, writes Hasina Patel, because I was curious to see how it dealt with the whole issue of "fundamentalism." I have a personal dislike for the...

Book Review: “The General” – The man who fought from inside Guantanamo

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Asim Qureshi shares his thoughts on Ahmed Errachidi’s book “The General”, where the author recounts his time in Guantanamo Bay. There is no such...

BBC and Rageh Omaar: Partners in historical propaganda

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Rageh Omaar: Ottomania and the continuing conceits of Empire

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Dirty Wars: Decent expose of War on Terror but self promoting and outdated

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I've been hearing so many people wax lyrical about Jeremy Scahill's Dirty Wars that I thought I'd better watch it. And frankly when I...

Lowkey: Ghosts of Grenfell

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“Ghosts of Grenfell” is a tribute song by British rapper Lowkey in response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy that occurred in London on June...

The Last Earth by Ramzy Baroud: Personal histories of the Palestinian tragedy

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Iqbal Siddiqui reviews "The Last Earth" by the Palestinian-American writer Ramzy Baroud, who tells the story of modern Palestine through the memories of those...
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