LBC radio debate: When murder becomes the norm

Massoud Shadjareh of the Islamic Human Rights Commission explains why an invitation by LBC radio station to debate assassinating British citizens with drones left...

We are on the brink of war in the Middle East

Veteran Arab journalist Abdel Bari Atwan says that recent developments in Saudi Arabia, where Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has purged his political opponents,...

A hundred years after the Balfour Declaration, what have Muslims learnt?

A hundred years after the Balfour Declaration and the dismantling of the Uthmani Khilafah after World War One, what has the Muslim Ummah learnt...

The Middle East order the Balfour Declaration helped create needs to radically change

The Balfour Declaration contributed towards the creation of the existing "order" that we see today in the Middle East, and this order is in...

Tough times lay ahead for Iraqi Kurds

Abdel Bari Atwan says Iraqi Kurdish President Masoud Barzani’s insistence on holding an independence referendum could spell disaster for his people. The President of Iraq’s...

Theresa May should be apologising to Muslims, not to the Conservative Party

After her shambolic speech at the Conservative Party Conference this week, Prime Minister Theresa May should be apologising to Muslims, not the Tories, writes...

Book Review: ‘Radical Skin, Moderate Masks’ by Yassir Morsi

Asim Qureshi is the research director at advocacy group CAGE. You can follow him on Twitter @AsimCP.   ‘Radical Skin, Moderate Masks’ was a difficult book...

The “liberation” of Mosul and the future of a post-ISIS Iraq

Dr Anas Altikriti is the CEO and founder of the Cordoba Foundation. You can follow him on Twitter @anasaltikriti   Dr Anas Altikriti questions whether Mosul...

Saudi wooing of Iraqi Shia leaders not credible without radical change of strategy

Veteran Arab journalist Abdel Bari Atwan says Saudi Arabia’s opening to Iraqi Shia leaders is aimed at weakening Iran’s influence in the region. It came...

Conflating terrorism with extremism: Legal clarity on Prevent duty

The conflation between "terrorism" and "extremism" is a common theme in the discourse surrounding national security, which is resulting in a confused understanding of...
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