The message of Tahrir Square and WikiLeaks, writes Tony Benn, is that the maxim "Information is power" is more true than ever.
Joining itself with an authoritarian regime caused harm to the millennium-long history of al-Azhar U
In short, there are no new facts that could possibly have led Richard Goldstone to change his mind a
After events in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya and Bahrain, Syrian citizens have finally found a voice agains
Peter Wilby on humanitarian principle, inconsistent foreign policy, financial self-interest and gung
“If it turns into a stand-off, Libya will become a cancerous cell”
The fear remains that intervention will do more harm than good.
Four new books by Mark Malloch Brown, Joseph Nye, Gideon Rachman and Richard Youngs watch the pendul
At least 30 injured and 1 dead in the first bombing in the city for seven years.
Views from the five countries that abstained on UN Resolution 1973.
President Ali Abdullah Saleh has played up the threat of al-Qaeda in Yemen to receive military aid f
Fox and Hague slapped down by the generals after suggesting that Gaddafi could be personally targete
The <em>New Statesman</em> publishes the most powerful images from the protests and subsequent polic
Government forces kill 30 and wound dozens after launching attack on anti-government protesters.
Despite nearly two months of protests, King Abdullah’s regime is clinging to the promise, but not ye
The <em>Economist</em> has updated its index of unrest in the Arab world to include internet connect
Binyamin Netanyahu’s proposals are likely to be nothing more than a rehash of approaches that have f
In East Jerusalem, vigilantes prowl, hunting for Jewish girls who consort with Arab men. Slavoj Žiže
Uprisings elsewhere in the region shouldn't blind us from the upheaval in Beirut.
From inside Libya
Ruling elites and religious reactionaries haven’t yet grasped that the restless young in the Middle
A multilateral fund should be deployed to support economic development and civil society.
Qatar and the United Arab Emirates may not be facing mass uprisings, but they are still feeling pres
The people of Egypt, Tunisia, Bahrain, Algeria, Yemen, Jordan and Libya are rising up not only against their leaders, but also western economic tyranny.
Cameron's support for reform was undermined by his defence of arms sales.
"In short, reform – not repression – is the only way to maintain stability."
A collection of the best writing and reporting on Libya.