Ukraine and the Crimea is developing into a new cold war, and the rivalry between the west and Russia threatens to explode into a much larger war than has been seen for many years.
Did Israel kill so many pregnant women in the assault on Gaza in Summer 2014 because they were human shields for unborn 'terrorists'?
I suddenly found myself thinking that it could have been one of my kids in that bag, says Brian Eno, and that thought upset me more than anything has for a long time.
In demanding equality and freedom for all the residents of historic Palestine, it is the opponents of Israel, not its supporters, who carry the torch of history's anti-racist struggles.
Operation Protective Edge was shockingly gratuitous and one-sided, strategically and morally senseless and steeped in the most grotesque hypocrisy
We have come perilously close to disaster before, says Noam Chomsky, and are toying with catastrophe again.
Is Michael Gove right that too many people are now conflating legitimate criticism of Israel's general policies with straightforward antisemitism?
We must mobilize civil society against the mutually-reinforcing dynamic of endless war and endless terror, says Matt Carr
Being prepared to incinerate millions of people by thermonuclear airstrike is a required qualification for the highest office.
What is Maxwellisation that lawyers for individuals criticized by the Iraq inquiry are using to get changes to its report? Matt Carr explains.