By Sophie McBain - 04 December 11:46
The good news is that the principle of habeas corpus may soon apply to chimpanzees in the US. The bad news is it still won't apply to humans suspected of terrorism.
By Sophie McBain - 23 September 11:07
How the militant Somalia group behind the deadly attack on a Kenyan shopping centre formed, and why it is attacking foreign targets now.
By Mehdi Hasan - 30 May 12:19
Often, the likes of Michael Adebowale and Michael Adebolajo, who used violence to make “points” about the Muslim world in Woolwich, aren’t “religious fanatics”. The trigger we refuse to see is our foreign policy.
By George Eaton - 23 May 09:11
They bear no more responsibility for jihadism than Christians do for the Ku Klux Klan.
By New Statesman - 18 April 05:03
The most shocking thing about Breivik is how many people agree with his opinions.
By Samira Shackle - 09 February 09:53
Ignoring the ruling of the European Court of Human Rights would set a dangerous precedent.
By Mehdi Hasan - 06 February 03:36
The Home Affairs Select Committee has produced an important report on an oft-ignored subject.
By Bob Lambert and... - 05 December 04:10
Several British groups stand accused of acting as fronts for the Muslim Brotherhood. Should the stat
By Nicky Woolf - 27 November 10:32
The west must act carefully to stabilise the world's most failed state.
By Tom Jackson - 26 October 02:43
Expats can hide behind metal detectors and armed guards, but local people fear for their lives.