The West is giving terrorists what they want every time it has an outsized reaction to a terrorist attack. How can we break the cycle?
Join Global Comment’s editors as they explore a collection of reads on Muslim and Jewish identity.
Trump’s latest attempt at a Muslim ban includes an ugly dogwhistle about honour killings. Americans must see it for what it is, and resist it.
In the first episode of the Global Comment podcast, Omar Saif Ghobash discusses Islamic identity and culture with Nasser Ali Khasawneh.
Global Comment’s editors are reading about homosexuality and Islam, LGBQT rights in Turkey, the resurgence of the Confederate flag under the influence of Trump, Paris after terrorism, and a brave new world of bioethics for fish eaters.
On International Women’s Day, don’t forget the importance of intersectionalism in feminist discourse. Middle Eastern women are far from oppressed.
Both governments underestimate ISIS to their peril.
Why would ISIS provoke a war it should know that it will lose?
As Russia makes its move in the Middle East, battle lines are being drawn.
If France manages to fight Muslim extremists without antagonizing its Muslim population, it wins.