Mehdi Hasan is a contributing writer for the New Statesman and the co-author of Ed: The Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader. He was the New Statesman's senior editor (politics) from 2009-12.
It's a shameful fact that Muslims are not only the victims of racial and religious prejudice but purveyors of it, too.
Saddam is gone – but at what cost?
God is the best answer to “why is there something rather than nothing?”
Long live the Arab Spring - despite the murmurs about Morsi’s “pharaonic” decree in Egypt and the Syrian bloodbath, I refuse to lose faith in the people of the Arab world.
If we want to preserve quality public-service broadcasting in Britain, we must defend the Beeb.
Romney is running for Bush's third term.
No country has ever left the EU before, so there's no map for where we're going.
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