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Ariel Gold

Ariel Gold

Ariel Gold is the national co-director and Senior Middle East Policy Analyst with CODEPINK for Peace.

Articles by this author

 

#FreeBritney and All Saudi Women Too!

If any woman can relate to Britney’s struggle to free herself from her father’s rule, it is Saudi women’s rights activist Samar Badawi.

Ariel Gold ·


New Israeli Government, Same Israeli Apartheid

Naftali Bennett is at best a continuation of Netanyahu's policies and at worst an ideologue whose positions are to the right of Netanyahu's.

Ariel Gold ·


Right-Wing Extremism Is on the Rise in Israel

As the Jewish-Israeli extremists marauded through the streets on Thursday, April 22, Israeli forces fired rubber-coated steel bullets at Palestinian counterprotesters.

Ariel Gold ·


Can Formula 1 Star Lewis Hamilton Send a Message to the Saudi Government?

His willingness to speak out comes at an opportune time, as 2021 is the first year that Formula 1 will go to Saudi Arabia.

Danaka Katovich ·


War Hawks Are Working Overtime to Derail US-Iran Diplomacy

As the saboteurs of diplomacy hope for a violent escalation, let’s keep in mind—and hope Iran agrees—that the best revenge would be a revived JCPOA.

Ariel Gold ·


Biden Should Stop Payment on U.S. Funds To Sisi's Egypt

Sisi's reign of power has caused vast human rights abuses and a large-scale breakdown of civil society.

Medea Benjamin ·


Rob Malley for Iran Envoy: A Test Case for Biden’s Commitment to Diplomacy

Biden’s response to the far-right uproar against Malley will be a test of his fortitude in standing up to the hawks and charting a new course for U.S. policy in the Middle East.

Medea Benjamin ·


In Israel, Vaccine Leadership or Medical Apartheid?

Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza direly need the COVID-19 vaccine.

Ariel Gold ·

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