Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
The Bahraini government used the spectre of sectarian violence to justify their crackdown on peaceful protesters.
30 Aug 2011 14:07 GMT | Politics, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Kuwait
Both pan-Arabist and Islamist governments have failed to embrace diversity and pluralism - to their own detriment.
14 Jul 2011 13:10 GMT | Politics, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine
Israel breaks international law and UN agreements under the guise of "protecting state legitimacy".
16 Jun 2011 19:47 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, Israel
Not much in Netanyahu's speech to Congress came as a surprise, but many were shocked by the thunderous applause.
Lamis Andoni | 27 May 2011 09:29 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iraq, Israel
In his latest speech, Obama's thinly veiled rhetoric proves he will do anything to satisfy his pro-Israel voter base.
Lamis Andoni | 23 May 2011 16:02 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Israel, United States
On May 15 2011, it became clear that Israeli guns may kill individuals, but cannot destroy a renewed Palestinian revolt
Lamis Andoni | 20 May 2011 11:28 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Israel, Lebanon, Palestine
King Abdullah's regime is cracking down on protesters who want reforms and, perhaps, a constitutional monarchy.
Lamis Andoni | 30 Mar 2011 17:21 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, Jordan, Syria
Western intervention in Libya marks a difficult moment in Arab history as empowerment is overwhelmed by helplessness.
Lamis Andoni | 24 Mar 2011 13:49 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Bahrain, Egypt
If independent, democratic, governments are formed in the Middle East, they won't follow Washington's orders.
Lamis Andoni | 09 Mar 2011 11:45 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq
While Gaddafi has relied on empty revolutionary slogans to maintain power, his son looks to oil money for his.
Lamis Andoni | 22 Feb 2011 10:53 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Israel, Libya, United States
They may not be demanding regime change, but Jordanians will not be content with mere cosmetic changes.
Lamis Andoni | 21 Feb 2011 15:00 GMT | Politics, Egypt, Israel, Jordan
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia