On Facebook and in the cafés of decimated Mosul, they envision a country free from political Islam. Do they have a shot?
What’s it like to be arrested for ‘driving while female’? As the kingdom prepares to lift its ban, an activist tells her story.
Liverpool F.C.’s star player is emerging as England’s—and arguably the world’s—most visible Muslim sports icon.
It was canceled 80 years ago due to anti-Semitic laws. Now, it’s finally going mainstream—but so is the fascist ideology that blocked it in the first place.
The Netflix show makes for some unconventional Ramadan viewing.
“Very few people could name an Arab astronaut or scientist, even in many Arab countries.”
A new study shows how poorly we understand the beliefs of people who identify as atheist, agnostic, or nothing in particular.
The Catholic Church was instrumental in passing the country’s strict abortion laws. Now it’s all but absent from the referendum about whether to repeal them.
Francis is trying to fix a series of “grave errors” in Chile, and allegedly affirmed the gay identity of a victim there.
The head of the Episcopal Church spoke about poverty, hunger, and war during Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials.
The Muslim holy month began during a dramatic and deadly week in a region where even religious events are shrouded in politics.
How does a boy growing up in Israel remember how many of his people lost their homes in 1948, if no one will teach him?
His administration is refusing to own up to the real consequences that his decision will have on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
The new American embassy opens during a chaotic and violent week in the Middle East—and it's just the beginning.
Moqtada al-Sadr has transformed himself—and could emerge a kingmaker after elections this weekend.
What happens when a Pakistani American writer goes deep into the West Bank?
Will it work?
A new book looks at the fight against resurgent hatred in Trump’s America, but its prescriptions can’t address the other crisis facing American Judaism.
Some of France’s most prominent figures, concerned about anti-Semitism, have signed a shocking manifesto aimed at curbing it.
Akbar Ahmed’s new book deals with how migration is reshaping the continent, and whether leaders can cope.