Ramzy Baroud
Ramzy Baroud

Dr. 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 books include “Searching Jenin”, “The Second Palestinian Intifada” and his latest “My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza’s Untold Story”. His website is www.ramzybaroud.net and he tweets @RamzyBaroud.

Who killed Mohammed Wahbah?

A Palestinian toddler, Mohammed Wahbah, has become the symbol of the prolonged suffering of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Mohammed, aged 3, died on December 18 after being denied critical surgery...

Fearing popular protests, Israel targets universities

Once more, the West Bank is at the brink of a popular uprising as whatever semblance of a political horizon has completely faded in the last two years. To stifle any potential movement for popular...

Netanyahu in the dock: How Gaza changed rules of the game

The tide has been turning against Israel for years, but recent events only demonstrated that Israeli policies, aimed at regaining the initiative, whether militarily or in terms of public opinion, have...

When Israel kills Palestinians with impunity, why a ‘death penalty’ law?

Why is Israel suddenly enthusiastic to pass the death penalty law when it has been carrying extrajudicial executions of Palestinian activists for decades without remorse and accountability?The answer...

How Israel exploits seismic shifts in world politics

Israel’s embrace of far-right political parties around the world could be its very undoing. Indeed, the Zionist movement, which later manifested itself in the establishment of the state of...

Mission not accomplished: Perfect UN response to departing Nikki Haley

Whether previously calculated or coincidental, United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, just received a confirmation of her astounding failure at the UN, only days after she...

Motives and hidden danger behind the Hamas-Israel indirect talks in Cairo

The division and infighting between Palestinian groups, Hamas and Fatah, have always come at a high price for the Palestinian people. However, the cost of that enmity is reaching its most dangerous...

The untold story of why Israel wants to demolish Khan al-Ahmar

On September 4, the Israeli High Court of Justice gave the green light for the demolition of Khan Al-Ahmar and of the so-called “rubber tires school”, built by the Italian NGO, Vento di...