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Dr. Ramzy Baroud

Dr. Ramzy Baroud is a journalist, author and editor of The Palestine Chronicle. He is the author of six books. His latest book, co-edited with Ilan Pappe, is “Our Vision for Liberation: Engaged Palestinian Leaders and Intellectuals Speak Out.” His other books include “My Father was a Freedom Fighter” and “The Last Earth.” He is a nonresident senior research fellow at the Center for Islam and Global Affairs. His website is www.ramzybaroud.net. 

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Latest published

Time for EU to show some backbone and stand up to Israel

The EU largely stayed silent when Israel began pounding the besieged Gaza Strip with the kind of ferocity that could only lead to genocide. In fact, it remained silent even when the word “genocide” quickly replaced the earlier reference to the “Israel-Hamas war,” starting on Oct. 7.

January 29, 2024

Deluded Netanyahu’s 100 days of digging

Rule No. 1 in the “law of holes” is that, “if you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” Law No. 2 is, “once you stop digging, you are still in a hole.” These adages sum up Israel’s ongoing political, military and strategic crises 100 days on from the start of its war on Gaza. 

January 15, 2024

How Palestinians have become the victims of Zionist history

Thousands of miles separate Uganda and the Congo from the Gaza Strip, but these places are connected to Palestine in ways that traditional geopolitical analyses fail to explain.

January 08, 2024

America’s support of Israel will ultimately backfire

A famous quote by Franz Kafka says: “Every thing you love is very likely to be lost, but in the end, love will return in a different way.” The same principle, I believe, applies to any other powerful feeling, including resentment, hate, anger and even rage.

January 02, 2024

Palestinian resistance remains undefeated

The dramatic, earth-shattering events in Palestine starting on Oct. 7 have taken many people by surprise. But not attentive observers.

December 25, 2023

Israel kills Gaza’s storytellers but cannot kill the story

What is taking place in Gaza is meant for the history books: an epic tale of a small nation under a long, brutal siege for many years, facing one of the greatest military powers in the world. And yet it refuses to be defeated.

December 11, 2023

Why Palestinian resistance is no numbers game

There is a reason Palestinians are keen on releasing their prisoners, despite the heavy price they continue to pay for their freedom.

December 05, 2023