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A pilot with Tunisia's national airline has kicked off a passenger after she hurled racist abuse at a black flight attendant.

A Parisian restaurant known for its five-star clientele is being investigated after a newspaper article interviewed staff saying management run anti-Arab discriminatory policy on reservations.

The US and Israel's radical right Kahane connections

David Sheen

The US and Israel's radical right Kahane connections

Comment: The fact that American envoys are so closely connected to Israel's Kahane movement should be of great concern, writes David Sheen.

State <em>racism</em> and rising Islamophobia: Remembering Mohammed Saleem

Malia Bouattia

State racism and rising Islamophobia: Remembering Mohammed Saleem

Comment: Tragically, the brutal murder of Mohammed Saleem five years ago was not an isolated incident of Islamophobic hate crime in the UK, ...

Mo Salah 'to be rewarded with land in Mecca'

The New Arab

Mo Salah 'to be rewarded with land in Mecca'

Mecca's council have announced they will award the fast-becoming Liverpool legend with land or a mosque in Islam's holy city, calling Salah 'a ...

Amal Awad

The problem with Portman's Palestine solidarity

Comment: Natalie Portman's recent comments fail to mention Palestinians, and imply she doesn't inherently have a problem with Israel and its occupation, writes Amal Awad.

The New Arab

'Screw Lebanon': Racist Lebanese song mocking Syrians infuriates refugees

Calls for a Lebanese TV channel to be shut down spread as a song mocking Syrian refugees goes viral.

Diana Alghoul

Fury as Trump uses anti-Semitic slur against journalist

US President Donald Trump used a slur most often used in neo-Nazi circles against Jewish journalist Chuck Todd.

The New Arab

Palestine files 'colonial occupation' complaint against Israel

Palestinian diplomats have accused Israel of using discriminatory measures and breaching the international anti-racism treaty to ...

HRW denounces eviction of Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Diana Alghoul

HRW denounces eviction of Syrian refugees in Lebanon

In-depth: Syrian refugees are being subjected to institutional violence, fuelled by scapegoating and a sharp rise in xenophobia, a new Human ...

Malia Bouattia

Students not suspects: Prevent on campus

Comment: The Prevent policy disproportionately targets dissenting students, people of colour and Muslims, writes Malia Bouattia.

Trump's phoney war against Assad

CJ Werleman

Trump's phoney war against Assad

Comment: US strikes will not advance US interests in Syria, nor will they alleviate the suffering of Assad's victims, writes CJ Werleman.

Symbolic campaign seeks rights for Lebanon's marginalised populations

Florence Massena

Symbolic campaign seeks rights for Lebanon's marginalised populations

Feature: It is time to be seen: Manal Kortam wants to highlight the lack of rights for Palestinians, women and other marginalised communities ...

Uniting against #PunishAMuslimDay: A year-round challenge

Malia Bouattia

Uniting against #PunishAMuslimDay: A year-round challenge

Comment: The issue of Islamophobia is structural; embedded in the UK's foreign and domestic policy, writes Malia Bouattia.

Israel hospital bans staff from speaking Arabic

The New Arab

Israel hospital bans staff from speaking Arabic

An Israeli hospital has effectively banned staff from speaking Arabic in the latest attempt to silence the country's minority national language.

Hadani Ditmars

Holy week hypocrisy, Canadian style

Comment: Religious leaders in Canada are right to speak out against hate crimes at home, but their double standards when it comes to Israel/Palestine are unacceptable, writes Hadani Ditmars.

The New Arab & agencies

Iraqi Roma school reopens 14 years after destruction

Over a decade after its destruction at the hands of arms Islamists, a village school for Iraqi Roma children has reopened.

Marta Bellingreri

Italy's newcomers face post-election hostility from all sides

In-depth: After an election which saw many Italians turn to anti-immigrant parties on both the left and the right, Italy's newcomers fear for ...

Malia Bouattia

A depoliticised death: Who was Mariam Moustafa?

Comment: Institutional racism and xenophobia leads to the neglect of migrants, working class people, Muslims and people of colour, like ...

Palestinians demand US ambassador Friedman added to 'terror list'

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinians demand US ambassador Friedman added to 'terror list'

A new Palestinian report criticises the US ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, for promoting "ethnic cleansing and black racism".

The New Arab

Israeli top rabbi calls black people 'monkeys' during sermon

One of Israel's chief rabbis has come under fire for likening African-Americans to monkeys during a recent sermon explaining Jewish law, local ...

Netanyahu says African migrants a 'greater threat' than jihadis

The New Arab

Netanyahu says African migrants a 'greater threat' than jihadis

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has praised an electrified fence running along the Israel-Egypt border, saying it kept out jihadists ...

Ethiopian immigration on hold after Israeli budget passes

The New Arab & agencies

Ethiopian immigration on hold after Israeli budget passes

The reunification of hundreds of families split between Israel and Ethiopia is on hold after Israel failed to set aside funding for the ...

Inspirational US #MuslimsforDream: A community empowered by its faith

Malia Bouattia

Inspirational US #MuslimsforDream: A community empowered by its faith

Comment: The DACA protests have shown there is an alternative, if we are willing to pay the price and abandon our desperate bid for official ...

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