Unlike his more didactic work, David Hare's latest play, about the Blair premiership, is a skillful
In myth, Babylon is a place of romance and wonder, but years of dictatorship and war have taken thei
We have had a remarkable response to Tom Holland's essay of 13 October on the Christian roots of Eur
Compassion for all - including bankers and politicians - will help society weather the economic cris
Following huge losses during the financial crisis, the Church of England should return to the Christ
Seventy years after the terror and cruelty of Kristallnacht, the event should not be simply consigne
Symon Hill explains why the Quaker belief in pacifism leads him to wear a white poppy.
Held in the Quaker tradition of dialogue and mutual respect, the Quaker United Nation Office promote
Ahead of packing up his bags in the wake of the Barack Obama victory, Jonn Elledge treats himself to
Eoin McCarthy works to encourage others to apply Quaker principles to their lives and businesses.
Their belief in equality and justice, and a history of being jailed for their faith, have inspired Q
Ben Dandelion explains how modern day Quakers celebrate their faith through silence and seeking
'Palestinian olive farmers face assault and interference by Israeli settlers some of whom are gun-hu
Officially, China gets on well with its Muslims. Alice Albinia uncovers an altogether different sto
Councillor Manjula Sood is the Lord Mayor of Leicester, where the largest Diwali celebration outside
After Diwali on Sunday, student Divyang Patel reflects on what the Hindu festival of lights means to
Ministers claimed to be seeking to build consensus to about extend detention without trial. They fai
Hum D Bui concludes the series on CaoDai with a look at what it says about how past deeds set the co
CaoDai serves to remind humanity that all religions are of the same origin and principle, only that
The west faces increasing tension with the Muslim world. To plot a course through this turbulent age
Hum D. Bui explains what CaoDi tells us about Yin and Yang and the formation of the universe.
This week, the Faith Column explores CaoDai. Hum D. Bui starts the series with a look at its history
The controversial author speaks to newstatesman.com about India and Kashmir and her view that even i
Dr Harry Hagopian discusses the importance of St Mary to the Armenian Church.
Dr Harry Hagopian continues our series on the Armenian Church by examining the leadership and commun
Zionism is one of the most contentious ideas, freighted with emotion by both partisans and detractor
Academic Tabish Khair ponders the simulataneous rise of antisemitism and Islamaphobia and the "struc
David Masters is studying for an MA in Working With Communities at the University of Sheffield. He
Schools need to rethink the curriculum