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Breaking With Washington: Arabs And Muslims Must Take A United Stance For Palestine

Friday, 14 February 2020, 9:36 am | Ramzy Baroud

A negotiated solution to the ‘Palestinian-Israeli conflict’, at least the way envisaged by successive US administrations, has failed. Now, Palestinians and their allies would have to explore a whole new path of liberation that does not go through ... More >>

Crisis and Opportunity: The ‘Deal of the Century’ Challenge

Thursday, 6 February 2020, 2:40 pm | Ramzy Baroud

After several postponements, US President, Donald Trump, has finally revealed the details of his Middle East plan, dubbed ‘Deal of the Century’, in a press conference in Washington on January 28. Standing triumphantly beside Trump, Israeli Prime Minister, ... More >>

Israel, Turkey Hydrocarbon Conflict is Brewing

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 8:49 am | Ramzy Baroud

Massive natural gas discoveries off the eastern coast of Israel and Palestine is slated to make Tel Aviv a regional energy hub. Whether Israel will be able to translate positive indicators of the largely untapped gas reserves into actual economic and ... More >>

Retreating US Gives Israel Billions More in Military Funding

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 9:13 am | Ramzy Baroud

Billions of US tax-payers’ money will continue to be funneled into Israel in the next fiscal year, and for many years in the foreseeable future. Republican and Democratic Senators have recently achieved just that, passing a bill aimed at providing Israel ... More >>

These Chains Will Be Broken:

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 9:35 am | Ramzy Baroud

On Monday, January 20, Clarity Press, Inc. of Atlanta announced the launch of These Chains Will Be Broken: Palestinian Stories of Struggle and Defiance in Israeli Prisons, by Palestinian author and journalist, Ramzy Baroud, and The Palestine Chronicle Editorial ... More >>

Sealed Off and Forgotten: Israel’s 'Firing Zones'

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 9:52 am | Ramzy Baroud

A seemingly ordinary news story, published in the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, on January 7, shed light on a long-forgotten, yet crucial, subject: Israel’s so-called “firing zones” in the West Bank. “Israel has impounded the only vehicle available ... More >>

How to Combat Israel’s Misuse of “Antisemitism”

Saturday, 11 January 2020, 10:55 am | Ramzy Baroud

By Ramzy Baroud At a talk I delivered in Northern England in March 2018, I proposed that the best response to falsified accusations of antisemitism, which are often lobbed against pro-Palestinian communities and intellectuals everywhere, is to draw ... More >>

Justice at Last? ‘Panic’ in Israel as ICC Takes Step

Wednesday, 8 January 2020, 10:56 am | Ramzy Baroud

(Headline abbreviated, original headline: Justice at Last? ‘Panic’ in Israel as the ICC Takes ‘Momentous Step’ in the Right Direction) More >>

Who is Archbishop Atallah Hanna, and Why Israel Hates him

Thursday, 2 January 2020, 12:45 pm | Ramzy Baroud

“They will run and not grow weary,” is a quote from the Bible (Isaiah, 40:41) that adorns the homepage of Kairos Palestine . This important document, which parallels a similar initiative emanating from South Africa during the anti-apartheid struggle ... More >>

From a Blessing to a Curse - Resolution 2334

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 9:07 am | Ramzy Baroud

Three years ago, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolution 2334 . With fourteen members voting in favor and one abstention, the Resolution was the equivalent of a political earthquake. Indeed, it was the first time in many years that Israel ... More >>

The University of Cape Town Fails Palestine

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 10:23 am | Ramzy Baroud

It was a scandal of the highest caliber. On November 23, the Senate of the University of Cape Town (UCT) in South Africa was practically bullied to reverse an earlier decision that called for the academic boycott of Israel. While the story may seem ... More >>

Winning the Middle East Media War at Any Cost

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 9:54 am | Ramzy Baroud

It is hardly surprising to see Middle Eastern countries at the bottom of the World Press Freedom Index , as the worst violators of freedom of the press. But equally alarming is the complete polarization of public opinion as a result of self-serving ... More >>

The End of Netanyahu’s Era and Political Earthquake ahead

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 9:10 am | Ramzy Baroud

This time, nothing seems to work. Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has tried every trick in the book to save his political career and to avoid possible prison time. But for Israel’s longest-serving leader, the honeymoon is certainly ... More >>

Israel’s Next Move: The Real Danger in US Decision

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 8:40 am | Ramzy Baroud

Israel’s Next Move: The Real Danger in US Decision to Normalize Illegal Jewish Settlements More >>

How Western Media Bias Allows Israel to Getaway with Murder

Sunday, 17 November 2019, 12:32 pm | Ramzy Baroud

How Western Media Bias Allows Israel to Getaway with Murder in Gaza By Ramzy Baroud An Israeli attack on Gaza was imminent, and not because of any provocations by Palestinian groups in the besieged, impoverished Gaza Strip. The Israeli military escalation ... More >>

A Lesson for the Palestinian Leadership

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 8:52 am | Ramzy Baroud

(Headline abbreviated, original headline: A Lesson for the Palestinian Leadership: Real Reasons behind Israel’s Arrest and Release of Labadi, Mi’ri) More >>

Microsoft Should Not Fund Israeli Spying on Palestinians

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 10:13 am | Ramzy Baroud

The act of Palestinian activists covering their faces during anti-Israeli occupation rallies is an old practice that spans decades. The masking of the face, often by Kufyias - traditional Palestinian scarves that grew to symbolize Palestinian resistance ... More >>

Ethnic Cleansing of Palestinian Christians

Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 10:07 am | Ramzy Baroud

Palestine’s Christian population is dwindling at an alarming rate. The world’s most ancient Christian community is moving elsewhere. And the reason for this is Israel. More >>

McCollum & Palestinian Children

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 12:03 pm | Ramzy Baroud

In December 2018, 17-year-old Palestinian teen, Ayham Sabah, was sentenced by an Israeli military court to 35 years in prison for his alleged role in a stabbing attack targeting an Israeli soldier in an illegal Jewish settlement in the West Bank. More >>

The Real Reason Behind Abbas’ Call for Elections

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 9:22 am | Ramzy Baroud

The call by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for elections in the Occupied Territories is a political ploy. There will be no true, democratic elections under Abbas’ leadership. The real question is: why did he make the call in the first ... More >>

 

 

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