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

Observations on Iraq

Saddam, master of useless spin
By Lindsey Hilsum - 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

Primitive, illiterate and untutored?
By Nick Cohen - 23 September 13:00

The Kurds ought to be one of the left's great causes. But opponents of war, who say Saddam's fall wo

America - Andrew Stephen on Kofi Annan, the spoilsport
By Andrew Stephen - 23 September 13:00

George Bush plans to start pounding those patriotic war drums in time for the mid-term elections in

Are they mad?
By Staff blogger - 16 September 13:00

Nobody should be in any doubt that Saddam Hussein's tyranny bears comparison with the worst of the 20th century.

The case for a just war
By John Lloyd - 16 September 13:00

John Lloyd argues that Iraq should be invaded, but demands that a reasonable account be given of US

Will the people of Iraq rise against Saddam?
By Roger Howard - 16 September 13:00

Although American strategists preparing for an attack on Iraq have yielded few clues to their plans, there is little doubt about one assumption they hold.

Blair's dilemma: he can't rely on the robots
By Philip Cowley - 16 September 13:00

Will there be a significant rebellion of Labour MPs against a war in Iraq? The conventional wisdom is that there will not, that MPs in general are more sheeplike than ever before.

Politics - John Kampfner asks if Blair will fall like Thatcher
By John Kampfner - 16 September 13:00

Iraq will be the defining issue of Blair's premiership. Has he become like Margaret Thatcher in her

When the whirlwind blows
By John Pilger - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em> - John Pilger finds cause for optimism as the world awakens to the true rapac

11 September: the response in books
By Staff blogger - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em>

In the name of the law
By Robert Cooper - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em> - The terrorist attacks on America showed the peculiar vulnerability of the mo

The crush of civilisations
By John Lloyd - 09 September 13:00

The Afghan peasant has a faith that has tunnelled mountains and smashed cities. Can anyone really ho

Don't snipe, we're getting there!
By John Prescott - 09 September 13:00

Observations on the Johannesburg summit

Bin Laden belongs to me
By Jason Cowley - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em> - A mysterious terrorist. A secret cell of fanatics. An audacious attack on a

The weakness of governments
By Staff blogger - 09 September 13:00

There were times in history when the issues confronting the World Summit on Sustainable Development, which has just ended in Johannesburg, might have seemed soluble.

The honeymoon is over, Mr Bush
By Andrew Stephen - 09 September 13:00

<em>11 September</em> - Hit by financial scandals and a weakening economy, Americans are losing pati

The great Satan
By Ziauddin Sardar - 26 August 13:00

The Eagle's Shadow: why America fascinates and infuriates the world

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You can be green and still love the poor
By Anthony Browne - 26 August 13:00

There's no longer any need to choose between men and monkeys. Both can be saved - or so the campaign

Cheap airline tickets cost the earth
By Staff blogger - 19 August 13:00

If you believe the weather forecasters, we may be due for a few days of sunshine.

Doves don't take on hawks and win
By John Kampfner - 12 August 13:00

Is Tony Blair flattering himself that he can rein in George Bush's lust for war? John Kampfner repor

Why Tony Blair needs Michael Meacher
By Staff blogger - 12 August 13:00

With roughly 65,000 delegates descending on Johannesburg later this month for the World Summit on Sustainable Development, the largest ever international conference on the environment, the absence of one British minister would seem likely to go unnoticed.

The secret partition
By Paul Moorcraft - 05 August 13:00

A plan to split Saudi Arabia gives the Saudis the holy sites and us the oil, George Galloway tells P

The bumbling, moustachioed terrorists
By Helena Smith - 05 August 13:00

November 17 were part of Greek mythology: bold, daring and secretive, they eluded police for decades

John Pilger gives David Hare a piece of his mind
By John Pilger - 29 July 13:00

David Hare and other writers who enjoy a public platform should listen to Desmond Tutu: "Our lives b

America - Andrew Stephen flinches from West Nile fever
By Andrew Stephen - 29 July 13:00

West Nile fever has now spread from Africa to my own back garden in Washington, DC, and has killed m

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