Osama Bin Laden was a fool and a failure, and he was lucky that George W Bush, an even bigger fool, made him, for a while, into more than that. Muslims had legitimate grievances.
Obama now has the political cover necessary to order an accelerated withdrawal from Afghanistan.
British universities need to keep their doors open to Arab students, even if they come from authorit
Extraordinary tapes released by the Pentagon.
Does it matter if the killing was against the law?
Alice Miles recounts a chance meeting in Belize with a savvy thirtysomething Bangladeshi. To David C
Half a century ago, the WWF was formed to help save endangered animals. Today, it’s human beings who
As Washington releases another wave of terror on a faraway land, the Australian prime minister is reviving the spirit of Gallipoli and preparing her country to play its old role of deputy sheriff to Uncle Sam.
With confusion and uncertainty shaking North Africa and the Middle East, the west must learn the lim
We shouldn’t be surprised by the war on WikiLeaks. The elite have always loathed the radical press,
Cameron's response to events in Libya and Yemen is typical of the UK and US reaction to the Arab revolts — line up new collaborators to protect your big business interests.
The WikiLeaks cables exposed government corruption, war crimes and human rights abuses.
“If it turns into a stand-off, Libya will become a cancerous cell”
A fine essay by John Stuart Mill, first published in 1859, offers keen insight.
Just a month before the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, the explosions at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan have prompted large anti-nuclear protests in France, where 75.2 per cent of electricity is generated by
The Queen, the family of the actress Nicole Kidman, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia and the media tyco
If we abandon nuclear power, prepare for catastrophic global warming.
As we mark 100 years of International Women’s Day, Natasha Walter argues that British feminism is sh
There is a lot more to the recent uprisings than just the knock-on effects of social media.
Jimmy Wales on neutrality, Tea Party “lunatics” and his plans for the next decade.
The political protests in Egypt have sent world stock markets falling and pushed up the oil price ag
Julian Assange became enemy number one by bringing truth to light. Yet WikiLeaks is unquelled.