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

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How Netanyahu won America and lost Israel

Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is as much American as he is Israeli. While other Israeli leaders have made a strong relationship with Washington a cornerstone of their politics, Netanyahu’s political style was essentially American from the start.

June 14, 2021

Young Palestinians have risen — now they need support

To begin, let us clarify some of the language used to depict the ongoing violence in the Occupied Territories of Palestine and throughout Israel. This is not a “conflict.” Nor is it a “dispute” or “sectarian violence,” or even a war in the traditional sense.

May 16, 2021

World must realize Sheikh Jarrah is the norm, not the exception

There are two separate Sheikh Jarrah stories: One that can be read or watched in the media and another that receives little coverage or due analysis.

May 10, 2021

May the voices of the oppressed be heard this Ramadan

The number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Palestine, especially in Gaza, has reached record highs this month, largely due to the arrival of a greatly contagious variant that was first identified in the UK.

April 19, 2021

Confrontation looms due to continued Israeli land theft

Palestinian man Atef Yousef Hanaysha was on Friday killed by Israeli occupation forces during a weekly protest against illegal settlement expansion in Beit Dajan, near Nablus, in the northern West Bank.

March 22, 2021

Biden’s China policy likely to be doomed from the start

A much-anticipated foreign policy move by the US Biden administration on how to counter China’s unhindered economic growth and political ambitions came in the form of a virtual summit on Friday, linking America with India, Australia and Japan.

March 15, 2021