Evan Wright <em>Bantam, 368pp, £12.99</em>
Iraq: the borrow
Observations on terrorism. By <strong>Brendan O'Neill</strong>
Democrats despair of John Kerry's wooden performances, while Washington is rife with rumours that Di
Anyone who wanders around the house with a government checklist during a terror attack, making sure
Observations on terrorists. By <strong>Brendan O'Neill</strong>
Most voters don't care about foreign policy. Muslims do, and the results could be dramatic
Free World: why a crisis of the west reveals the opportunity of our time
Timothy Garton Ash <em>Al
I watched a DVD of Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11 (a rather poor-quality pirate copy) in a tent in southern Iraq with the British army. It's all the rage among the troops. "You've got to come and see this," they said.
An open-air exhibition of photographs on London's South Bank is attracting more than 2,000 visitors
Eighty per cent of the women and girls who survived the genocide in Rwanda were raped. At least half
Lord Butler, behind the soft language, has coruscating criticisms. If the PM gets away with it, it w
The Bush-Cheney team's electoral strategy is to repeat the same lies over and over. Despite the damn
The decision to take his or her country to war is the gravest that a prime minister can make.
Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya and the United States: an axis of what? An axis, as it happens, of c
The Butler report 3 - We've all been dazzled by the glamour of James Bond and other fictional heroes
Cinema - The American film critic Gavin Smith interviews the man who hopes to change the US with his
The Butler report 2 - Those who think the Prime Minister deceived us in order to take us to war have
History - As the old empires crumbled, the Jews aspired to take control of their historic homeland.
In Defence of Globalisation
Jagdish Bhagwati <em>Oxford University Press, 324pp, £17.99</em>
Many Iraqis believe that Saddam and the Americans are somehow in league against them. These are both
The future - As attitudes harden, the region faces terrible possibilities, including population tran
Ministers are worried about a court case that challenges the lawfulness of military action in Iraq.
Negotiations - A decade ago, the leaders of the two sides shook hands on the White House lawn, and a
This issue of the New Statesman is devoted to the Palestinian question. It is not prompted by any recent outrage on either side, but by an ambition to provide context and understanding on a subject where passions tend to obscure facts.
Iraq handover - Lindsey Hilsum in Baghdad learns where to buy a CD-Rom on how to make a bomb, and ar
The Home Secretary says of his colleagues ''we sink or swim together'': none should presume on takin
Observations on media