Ramzy Baroud

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. His latest book is My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza’s Untold Story (Pluto Press, London).

Islamophobia

White men kill, brown men found guilty

Blaming Muslims for the dire consequences of the US culture of violence is as ineffective as it is dishonest.

White men kill, brown men found guilty

Gaza: After the war

The 2014 war through the eyes of Gaza's youth

Six young people from Gaza share their thoughts and experiences living under siege.

The 2014 war through the eyes of Gaza's youth

United States

The Israel Lobby vs the First Amendment

The Congress' attempt to ban the BDS movement is an attack on core democratic values of the US.

The Israel Lobby vs the First Amendment

Gaza

Gaza: The curse of Mohammed Dahlan

Hamas should not trade the rights and hopes of the Palestinian people for its own survival by making a deal with Dahlan.

Gaza: The curse of Mohammed Dahlan

Middle East

Gaza's 'Game of Thrones': A fight to defeat resistance

Rumored return of exiled leader Mohammed Dahlan is part of an Israeli-backed plan to stifle resistance in the Strip.

Gaza's 'Game of Thrones': A fight to defeat resistance

Middle East

The Arab vision for fighting terrorism

The only way to fight "terror" in the region is to reclaim a shared vision that transcends tribalism and sectarianism.

The Arab vision for fighting terrorism

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Nakba forever internalised among exiled Palestinians

Beyond the boundaries of memory, geography and trauma, the Nakba is a focal point in Palestinians' ongoing tragedy.

Nakba forever internalised among exiled Palestinians

Middle East

Why are Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike?

Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike is a call for Palestinian unity against factionalism and Israeli occupation.

Why are Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike?

Al Nakba

How Israel's violent birth destroyed Palestine

Nearly 70 years after the founding of Israel, the past is still looming large.

How Israel's violent birth destroyed Palestine

Islam

Why do Muslims seek Hollywood's validation?

Colonised minds drove Muslims to celebrate Lindsay Lohan's possible conversion, while they ignored Terry Holdbrooks Jr.

Why do Muslims seek Hollywood's validation?

United States

The uneven alliance: How America became pro-Israel

Israeli lobby in the US managed to infiltrate all aspects of government, thus formulating US policy directly.

The uneven alliance: How America became pro-Israel

Muslim Ban

What exactly are American Muslims apologising for?

American Muslims need revolutionary, not apologetic discourse.

What exactly are American Muslims apologising for?