Author and Islam critic Hamad Abdel-Samad has unpacked the stereotypes about the prophet of the Muslim faith and compiled them in a new book. But this is not religious criticism’s finest hour. read more
Despite economic hardship, Italy must not lose sight of its ambitions. Within a market environment, the only way to play is to aim for success.
After two decades of stagnation, serious politics and the will to pursue reforms has returned to Italy. But Mr. Monti cannot succeed without support from Brussels and his fellow countrymen.