• Why Is the Khaleeji Hijab So Controversial?

    Also known as the the big bun, the khaleeji hijab is characterized by a rounded bulge emerging from the back of the head, which is supposed to give the impression of a cascading mane of hair that's been neatly coiled up into a bun. Some imams reckon...

  • Who Firebombed London's Oldest Anarchist Bookshop?

    At around 5 AM Friday morning an arsonist entered Angel Alley, smashed a window, poured accelerant into the shop, and sent the books, pamphlets, and irreplaceable archives of Freedom newspaper up in flames.