Both the pro- and anti-war sides have substituted panic for principle.
Our leaders say the Islamic State threatens civilisation – why won’t they fight it?
Standing by its principles is Britain's best weapon against ISIS.
Our rulers’ authoritarian response to ISIS is trashing freedom and tolerance.
Podcast: Brendan O’Neill talks Israel, Gaza, the West and anti-Semitism.
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What that barbaric beheading tells us about a crisis of Britishness.
The assault on Morsi supporters marked the end of the Arab Spring.
The West weeps over the Yazidi people, yet is responsible for their suffering.
ISIS’s gains against the Kurds represent a potentially tectonic shift.
What the return of anti-Semitism reveals about 21st-century society.