We're all in a lather again
By Malcolm Clark - 05 May 13:00

Observations on Sars

Mark Thomas considers the new laws on arms sales
By Mark Thomas - 05 May 13:00

As promised, Labour has legislated for greater controls on arms sales. But there are still plenty of

Apocalypse probably postponed
By Theodore Dalrymple - 28 April 13:00

Theodore Dalrymple advises that we still have more to fear from flu and heart disease than from Sars

The Brits really are superior
By Richard Dowden - 28 April 13:00

Richard Dowden explains why the American forces, which operate like the German army and gear everyth

Unfit for the burdens of empire
By John Gray - 21 April 13:00

An extension of the war would suit Bush nicely because it would distract attention from economic pro

Too much grief and death
By Lindsey Hilsum - 21 April 13:00

Lindsey Hilsum, in her Baghdad diary of the last days of the war, records how one terror succeeded a

The aid agencies fear collateral damage
By Gideon Burrows - 21 April 13:00

The aid agencies fear collateral damage

Our strange friends in the south
By Richard Dowden - 21 April 13:00

Only four African countries supported the war, and their leaders all have a taste for invading their

Now here is a man we can talk to
By Annette MacKenzie - 21 April 13:00

Why do we hear so little nowadays about Gaddafi? He was once the biggest rogue of all. Annette MacKe

Why I can no longer write for the NS
By John Lloyd - 14 April 13:00

John Lloyd, a regular contributor for the past seven years, explains why this paper's anti-war stanc

And now, the next American war
By Andrew Stephen - 14 April 13:00

Just when you thought the horizon was cloudless, a new conflict is coming to a head. The Pentagon ha

How war coverage blanks out the past
By David Edwards and David Cromwell - 14 April 13:00

How war coverage blanks out the past

The strange case of the dangerous detergent
By Justin Webster - 14 April 13:00

Whatever happened to the 16 alleged terrorists that Spain seized in January? Justin Webster reports

A crime against humanity
By John Pilger - 14 April 13:00

They have blown off the limbs of women and the scalps of children. Their victims overwhelm the morgu

''Our fate is bleak''

As they watch bombs fall upon their homeland, Britain's Iraqi exiles tell May Abdalla, Adrian Cornel

The world watched in horror
By Staff blogger - 14 April 13:00

At last there is joy on the streets of Baghdad and, although it is impossible to know what proportion of the Iraqi population unreservedly welcome the invaders, nobody should for a moment regret the demise of Saddam Hussein.

We killed Iraqis? It's so normal, why even discuss it?
By David Edwards and David Cromwell - 07 April 13:00

We killed Iraqis? It's so normal, why even discuss it?

Strange bedfellows
By Nick Cohen - 07 April 13:00

How many of those who marched against the war realised that the protest organiser is an apologist fo

Among the sickly donkeys, another war brews
By Robin Pagnamenta - 07 April 13:00

Among the sickly donkeys, another war brews

The missiles that miss
By Paul Moorcraft - 07 April 13:00

Who is to blame when weapons rain down on shopping centres killing women and children? Paul Moorcraf

Tangled in the neoconservative web
By John Kampfner - 07 April 13:00

Talk about the axis of evil is back with a vengeance, hopes for the Middle East road map are recedin

How we patronise the Iraqi people
By Staff blogger - 31 March 13:00

Iraq indeed turns out to be a faraway country of which we know little. Its people have failed to perform the role allotted to them by Washington and London.

Germ rights
By Michael Barrett - 31 March 13:00

Smallpox: the fight to eradicate a global scourge

David Koplow <em>University of California Press,

Cristina Odone waves goodbye to Mrs Miniver
By Cristina Odone - 31 March 13:00

What a shock to the men in the war rooms: women no longer cheer them on

When a mobile phone becomes "a terrorist article"
By Neil Clark - 31 March 13:00

When a mobile phone becomes "a terrorist article"

Panic in the White House
By Andrew Stephen - 31 March 13:00

Americans sat back to enjoy a giant firework display. Then to the dismay of Bush and the Pentagon ha

The wrong blueprint for Baghdad
By Mark Almond - 24 March 12:00

The Balkans are hailed as proof that western intervention improves native lives. Wrong, reports Mark

Day of infamy
By Johann Hari - 24 March 12:00

Dreaming War: blood for oil and the Cheney-Bush junta

Gore Vidal <em>Clairview Books, 208pp, £9.95

Yet again, Yoko Ono fails to stop a war
By Dougal Stenson - 24 March 12:00

It was with dread that I arrived at the Shepherd's Bush Empire on 15 March for One Big No, a concert organised by Stop the War. The reason: Yoko Ono would be appearing at the gig via satellite link-up to offer her support.

The game of war
By Maurice Walsh - 24 March 12:00

War Is A Force That Gives Us Meaning

Chris Hedges <em>Public Affairs, 212pp, £12.99</em>

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