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Ramzy Baroud

Ramzy Baroud

Ramzy Baroud is a journalist and the Editor of the Palestine Chronicle. He is the author of five books including: "These Chains Will Be Broken: Palestinian Stories of Struggle and Defiance in Israeli Prisons" (2019), "My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza's Untold Story" (2010) and "The Second Palestinian Intifada: A Chronicle of a People's Struggle" (2006). Dr. Baroud is a Non-resident Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA), Istanbul Zaim University (IZU). His website is www.ramzybaroud.net.

 

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In South Africa as in Palestine: Why We Must Protect the Legacy of Desmond Tutu

Because of Tutu, we are constantly reminded that Israeli apartheid in Palestine must be fought with the same ferocity, will, and moral fortitude as that of South Africa.

Ramzy Baroud ·


The Combating Islamophobia Act: On Hate Crimes and 'Irrational Fears'

"While the vote in Congress to 'monitor and combat Islamophobia' is a positive step, the urgency of the situation demands not just symbolic gestures."

Ramzy Baroud ·


The Omicron Shame: Why Is the World Punishing Instead of Helping Africa?

The world insists on facing a global crisis with nationalistic and politically-driven solutions.

Ramzy Baroud ·


Belgium Is on the Right Track, But Europe Has Failed Palestine

While Belgium's position, on its own, is praiseworthy—as it reflects the ceaseless activism and pressure of the country's own civil society—it should not be seen as an alternative to a courageous political and moral position, similar to the one taken during the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa.

Ramzy Baroud ·


We Do Exist: Why the Palestinian Voice Should Take Center Stage

For Palestine to be free, for the Palestinian people to achieve their full rights and for the Right of Return for Palestinian refugees to be honored, the story of Palestine has to be told by the Palestinians themselves.

Ramzy Baroud ·


Raids, Arrests, and Death Threats: Israel's Strategy of Silencing Human Rights Defenders

The question remains—will Israel be able to use its power, influence and leverage in Western societies to force the world to accept and co-exist with a full-fledged apartheid regime in Palestine?

Ramzy Baroud ·


The People vs. COP26: Time for Politicians, Billionaires to Listen

Expecting COP26 to save the world is wishful thinking. Our fate is truly in our own hands. It always has been.

Ramzy Baroud ·


Bill Gates Should Know Better: How the Israeli Occupation Ravages the Environment in Palestine

Gates' obsession with 'innovation' might have blinded him from addressing other issues that Israel is also 'known for'—namely, being the world's leading human rights violator, whose horrific track record of racial apartheid and violence is known to every member of the United Nations.

Ramzy Baroud ·

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