The real target of the Egyptian dictator’s clampdown on sexual harassment is political dissent.
Podcast: Karl Sharro, Brendan O'Neill and Bill Durodié debate the crisis in Iraq.
The Brits who become jihadists have some very familiar-sounding prejudices.
Why has the jailing of the Al-Jazeera three prompted more Western outrage than Sisi’s coup?
Must-reads from the past week
Western intervention has destroyed Iraq, as spiked predicted it would.
The shallowness of Western politicians’ commitment to democracy lies exposed.
A report claiming Assad executed 11,000 prisoners is not all that it seems.
The fortieth anniversary of the slaying of Allende has exposed some double standards among human-rights groups.
Middle East commentator Karl Sharro talks to a group of young filmmakers about what happened to the Arab Spring.