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In-depth: Romania is far from experiencing a “migration crisis” on the Black Sea, experts say, while aid workers and refugees say the country needs better integration policies.

Comment: Basic human rights are nowhere to be found in Egypt's police state, writes Sam Hamad.

California's Muslims confront growing militarisation of law enforcement

Mohammed Harun Arsalai

California's Muslims confront growing militarisation of law enforcement

As police and military groups from around the world gather to buy weapons and share tips, community groups are facing growing violence, writes Mohammed Harun Arsalai.

Why we can’t have a minority hero

Amal Awad

Why we can’t have a minority hero

Comment: There is a distinct reason why there are so few actors from minority backgrounds and it isn't going to change soon, writes Amal Awad.

Beitar Jerusalem football official quits after 'anti-Muslim remark'

The New Arab & agencies

Beitar Jerusalem football official quits after 'anti-Muslim remark'

The professional adviser to a notorious right-wing Israeli football club in Jerusalem resigned on Thursday after saying he would never sign a ...

Nada Elia

The Rohingya: Southeast Asia's Palestinians

Comment: The Rohingya and the Palestinian people have much in common: They have been persecuted, repeatedly displaced, denied citizenship and are now subjected to genocide, writes Nada Elia.

Malia Bouattia

State impunity must end now

Comment: Justice campaigns to hold the state to account for countless deaths in police custody may be slow and painful, but they are also ...

The New Arab

Islamophobia 'hindering social mobility' for young UK Muslims

Muslims face the largest economic disadvantages of any faith group in the United Kingdom with Islamophobia and discrimination creating immense ...

Amal Awad

Australia's struggle with diversity is about power and fear

Comment: Western countries - and especially Australia - struggle to accept true diversity as migrants become successful and threaten the ...

'Israeli' hummus is theft, not appropriation

Steven Salaita

'Israeli' hummus is theft, not appropriation

Comment: Referencing Arab defensiveness about traditional dishes without mentioning colonisation or ethnic cleansing is a whitewash, writes ...

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey slams German 'populism' after Merkel shift on EU

Relations between the two countries have been strained since last year's failed coup in Turkey and Berlin's strong condemnation of Erdogan.

Gigi Hadid ‘not welcome’ in China after racist video

Diana Alghoul

Gigi Hadid ‘not welcome’ in China after racist video

Gigi even turned off her Instagram comments with many filling the comments with snake emojis and demanding she stays away from China.

Why #StopEnslavingSaudiWomen is racist

Diana Alghoul

Why #StopEnslavingSaudiWomen is racist

It is hypocritical to talk about racism, classism and to condemn the kafala system yet allow other fellow Arab feminists to perpetuate ...

Brussels, at the heart of the EU's Islamophobic policymaking

Malia Bouattia

Brussels, at the heart of the EU's Islamophobic policymaking

Comment: Belgium may be leading the way in Islamophobic policymaking, but we can also learn much from their resistance and activism, writes ...

Israel charges Raed Salah with incitement to 'terrorism'

The New Arab & agencies

Israel charges Raed Salah with incitement to 'terrorism'

Israeli court charges Raed Salah, leader of the northern branch of the Islamic Movement, with incitement to "terrorism" in connection with ...

The New Arab

UN criticises US 'failure to unequivocally reject racist violence'

The UN has issued a stinging rebuke of the US in failing to "unequivocally and unconditionally" reject violent racism and hate crimes in Charlottesville and throughout the country.

Malia Bouattia

International Islamophobia calls for a global grassroots resistance

Comment: Our strength in opposing international state-led Islamophobia lies in forging transnational networks, writes Malia Bouattia.

Hadani Ditmars

White supremacists drowned out in Vancouver by counter-protest

Society: Anti-racism campaigners vastly outnumbered far-right activists in Vancouver this weekend, reports Hadani Ditmars.

Andrew Leber and Nicholas Morley

America's last true wake-up call

Comment: The sight of white supremacists openly waving their banners of hate may be the last true wake-up call we get as a country, write Andrew ...

Israeli minister urges caution in neo-Nazi condemnations

The New Arab

Israeli minister urges caution in neo-Nazi condemnations

A member of the Israeli cabinet urged politicians to prioritise Israel's amicable ties with Donald Trump over neo-Nazi condemnations.

The New Arab & agencies

Steve Bannon out as Trump chief strategist: White House

The White House has confirmed that Donald Trump's controversial chief strategist Steve Bannon left the White House on Friday.

Night of eerie silence in Barcelona after car rampage

The New Arab & agencies

Night of eerie silence in Barcelona after car rampage

In the city of 1.6 million people, where nine million tourists come to stay every year, Barcelona has been shaken by the first attack on Spanish ...

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

The New Arab

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

Silicon Valley's tech companies and social media networks are stepping up efforts to curb hate speech and incitements to violence posted on ...

Israel's president 'alarmed' by Nazi resurgence in US

The New Arab

Israel's president 'alarmed' by Nazi resurgence in US

While President Donald Trump faces continued criticism for his response to white supremacist rallied in the US, Israel's president has warned of ...

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