The left opposed war in Iraq because it wished to stop the international order being trashed, argues
Rows of grounded airplanes, brand new libraries without any books, millions of lost jobs: the effect
Will the hawks bring about what the US has tried to stop for 50 years: Arab unity? Neil Clark report
David Lawday meets Marine Le Pen, daughter of Jean-Marie, and hears of her sympathy for France's imm
Should George Galloway be put on trial as a traitor to his country? Should Anthony Blunt have been?
As promised, Labour has legislated for greater controls on arms sales. But there are still plenty of
Blair, Schroder and Chirac may be at odds on Iraq, but all three want to keep unions down. Can John
Notwithstanding some anxious mutterings, the issue of whether weapons of mass destruction will now b
Grace Livingstone in Venezuela finds that, while the liberal middle class has deserted Chavez, the p
The famed military-industrial complex has won, while the diplomats have lost all clout. John Kampfne
Richard Dowden explains why the American forces, which operate like the German army and gear everyth
You think you know this story. You don't. In a journey from Soweto to Papua to Mexico, Paul Kingsnor
In Doha, the message is relentless: all of a sudden, the problem is Syria and the man who took tea w
Only four African countries supported the war, and their leaders all have a taste for invading their
On the letters page of this issue (page 36), a reader implores "those on the left to ask themselves why they are waking up every morning to find themselves on the wrong side of liberation struggles across the world".
Why do we hear so little nowadays about Gaddafi? He was once the biggest rogue of all. Annette MacKe
The United Nations is viewed with contempt in the US and only one role is envisaged for it: as a rub
Robin Cook argues that the PM must restore Britain's place in Europe by keeping his distance from Bu
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.
Just when you thought the horizon was cloudless, a new conflict is coming to a head. The Pentagon ha
They have blown off the limbs of women and the scalps of children. Their victims overwhelm the morgu
Amid all the claims and counter-claims - about whether the war is going according to plan, whether it will take weeks, months or years, whether the Iraqis really want to be liberated - it is easy to forget the true horror of war.
Made in Texas: George W Bush and the southern takeover of American politics
Michael Lind <em>Basic
Talk about the axis of evil is back with a vengeance, hopes for the Middle East road map are recedin
From the realpolitik of CYA (covering your ass) to the DC mayor's advice for Fido, America remains j
Imagine a new British invasion of Egypt orchestrated by the followers of Ian Paisley, and you will h
John Kampfner, our political editor, explains how Blair is fighting what for him is the true battle:
Americans sat back to enjoy a giant firework display. Then to the dismay of Bush and the Pentagon ha
The Iraqi resistance has breathed life into the corpse of Arab nationalism. The British and American