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Katy Stone


Katy Stone is the Opinion Editor at The New Arab.

Opinion Editor, Katy Stone, explains why championing women's visibility is paramount to The New Arab's journalistic mission.

01 June, 2021

Dispatches from Guantanamo: A week at the pre-trial 9/11 hearings brings the challenges of the remote island war court sharply into focus.

08 April, 2019

Dispatches from Guantanamo: US kept recordings about 9/11 secret until handing them in 2016 to alleged plotters' defence teams, prompting questions about what government agencies knew, and when.

26 March, 2019

Dispatches from Guantanamo: Abd al-Hadi al-Iraqi has been held at the infamous prison camp for 12 years. The military judge has just set his trial date for February 2020.

28 January, 2019

Dispatches from Guantanamo: The war court heard on Friday that preparations are being made for a wheelchair-accessible holding cell near the courtroom, with a monitor and a phone.

13 January, 2019

Dispatches from Guantanamo: Alleged al-Qaeda commander Abd al-Hadi al-Iraqi has been suffering from a spinal condition and chronic back pain. On Monday, the war court heard from his neurosurgeon.

08 January, 2019

Tanabel - one New Yorker's response to Donald Trump's 'Muslim Ban' - employs refugee women who are exceptional chefs, bringing mouth-watering feasts to Brooklyn.

19 November, 2018

The New Arab Meets: Rashida Tlaib, who is hoping to be the first Muslim American woman ever elected to the United States Congress.

24 July, 2018

Exclusive: The Egyptian superstar talks to The New Arab about his exciting new role, life under Sisi and the lessons from history we can't afford to ignore.

19 January, 2017

Comment: France's Muslims are coming under pressure to toe the Republican line, but for many, the values of the Republic are simply a vehicle for anti-Muslim sentiment, writes Katy Stone

07 May, 2016