Are ministers serious?
By Chris Powell - 16 December 12:00

Observations on Aids

The gods meet fire with fire
By Karen Armstrong - 16 December 12:00

The fundamentalists have hijacked religion since 11 September; and the secular fundamentalists are a

Against the western invaders
By David Nicholson-Lord - 09 December 12:00

With the world in turmoil, tourists will have to realise that to carry on partying or trying to "fin

Mark Thomas pooh-poohs the plot to gas us
By Mark Thomas - 25 November 12:00

The government is trying to alarm you about terrorist attacks just as the weapons inspectors go into

The price of oil
By Staff blogger - 25 November 12:00

The ship sinks, the oil spills, the bandwagon rolls. The environmental lobbyists, sniffing a surge of donations, fall over themselves to predict ecological disaster. Fishermen, sniffing compensation, gaze stonily out to sea, lamenting that all is lost.

World at war
By John Gray - 25 November 12:00

Terror on the Tube and plans to invade Iraq are just the beginning. Industrialisation, it was though

An unlikely supporter
By Johann Hari - 25 November 12:00

Observations on anti-globalisation

NS Interview - Jack Straw
By John Kampfner - 18 November 12:00

The Foreign Secretary is ready to wage war on tyrants, but blames many of the world's problems on Br

Whatever happened to No Logo?
By Johann Hari - 11 November 12:00

Until recently, the anti-globalisation movement looked set to become the defining new element in pol

Mark Thomas defends David Shayler
By Mark Thomas - 11 November 12:00

David Shayler is being pilloried because he exposed a secret service plot to fund al-Qaeda. Surely,

Winner takes all
By Michael Prowse - 11 November 12:00

Open World: the truth about globalisation

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Blame it on the archduke
By Adam Sage - 04 November 12:00

Adam Sage watches Slobodan Milosevic, on trial in The Hague, frustrate the judge and the prosecuting

Pop the Pill and think of England
By Anthony Browne - 04 November 12:00

Who's afraid of declining population? Only politicians, obsessed with power and prestige. The rest o

John Pilger predicts a great new people's movement
By John Pilger - 04 November 12:00

Something is stirring among the people. Energy and organisation are far in advance of the 1960s: thi

Ronald McDonald has a new friend
By John Kampfner - 28 October 12:00

Observations on corporate sponsorship

Mark Thomas calls Labour voters to action
By Mark Thomas - 28 October 12:00

Bush wants war with Iraq and will use any excuse - like Saddam Hussein has infringed the copyright l

Where next?
By John Kampfner - 21 October 13:00

Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Argentina: western diplomats warn that these and many other countries

Terrorism thrives when we turn a deaf ear
By Staff blogger - 21 October 13:00

We may, as we are always being told, live in an irresistibly globalised world, where capital and goods (though, it usually turns out, only western goods) must flow freely across national boundaries. Human sympathy flows less freely.

Can't regulate, won't regulate
By Nick Cohen - 21 October 13:00

Governments say they are powerless to control big business in an age of electronic dealing and globa

NS Essay - The playground bully
By David Marquand - 21 October 13:00

US missiles are the policemen of a global market, just as the Royal Navy was in the 19th century. Ca

The prophetic novelist
By Jason Cowley - 21 October 13:00

The prophetic novelist

The personal holocaust of a Sicilian fisherman
By Hilary Clarke - 14 October 13:00

The sea around the southern tip of Italy is full of the skeletons of asylum-seekers. Hilary Clarke r

NS Profile - The doubting generals
By Andrew Gilligan - 07 October 13:00

Some of the most senior military leaders echo the questions engraved on the banners of the anti-war

A seismic shift in America
By Andrew Stephen - 07 October 13:00

US voters no longer think it unpatriotic to question the wisdom of war on Iraq. Even senior Republic

Activists put bodies on the line
By Johann Hari - 07 October 13:00

Observations on Iraq

Have a nice day . . . on 54 cents
By Mark Thomas - 07 October 13:00

Observations on Iraq

How gunboats can beat the refugees
By Nick Cohen - 07 October 13:00

European leaders want to copy Australia's policy for keeping out asylum-seekers: armed force, mass e

Saddam, master of useless spin
By Lindsey Hilsum - 30 September 13:00

Observations on Iraq

How will it play in the mosques?
By Quentin Letts - 30 September 13:00

Observations on Iraq

The case for tyrannicide
By Geoffrey Robertson - 23 September 13:00

It is not an international crime to possess nuclear weapons. We need new laws to deal with despots w

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