Columnist

Ramzy Baroud

Ramzy Baroud has been writing about the Middle East for over 20 years. He is an internationally syndicated columnist, a media consultant, an author of several books, and the founder of PalestineChronicle.com.

Twitter: @RamzyBaroud

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Gantz government would mean annexation, war on Gaza

Experience has taught Palestinians not to pay heed to Israeli elections. But every rule has its exception. 

September 24, 2019

Ideology of hatred not limited to Israel’s settlements

Seven-year-old Tariq Zabania from Al-Khalil (Hebron) was killed on the spot when an Israeli settler ran his car over him on July 15. A photograph of little Tariq, lying face down on the road, was circulated on social media. His untimely death is heart-breaking.

July 22, 2019

Banna’s voice a key weapon in Palestine’s cultural war 

Rim Banna passed away at the age of 51. Her death on March 24 after a decade-long battle with cancer brought grief to Palestinians everywhere. Rim, a Palestinian Christian from Nazareth, united the Palestinian people across political and geographic divides. 

April 02, 2018

PA the biggest loser in failure of ‘peace process’

The “deal of the century” is a farce. We suspected that, of course, but, upon his return from Washington, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed in more detail why the long-anticipated US plan has no basis in reality.

March 27, 2018

Is this the beginning of the end of Palestinian reconciliation?

While on his way to the besieged Gaza Strip last week, two 33-pound bombs targeted the convoy of Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah.

March 19, 2018

Palestinian suffering will continue no matter who rules Israel

If scandal-plagued Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu exits his country’s political scene today, who is likely to replace him? And what does this mean as far as Israel’s occupation of Palestine is concerned?

March 12, 2018

Why Palestine’s youth must break free from dual oppression

As global voices continue to demand the freedom of 17-year-old Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi, Israeli authorities have arrested nine additional members of her family. Those who were detained include Ahed’s 15-year-old cousin, Mohammed Tamimi.

March 05, 2018