2 Articles by:

Leila Sackur

Leila Sackur is a freelance writer from London.

The Ethnic Cleansing Theme Park

For decades, Israel has used culture and heritage as a weapon in its war against the Palestinians – but its latest move in Silwan is the most brazen yet: replacing living neighbourhoods with a biblical theme park.

Remembering Nawal El Saadawi

Pioneering Egyptian feminist Nawal El Saadawi passed away this month. Her work challenged Western assumptions about Arab women – and emphasised the vital link between socialism and women’s liberation.