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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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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 ·


Empty Gestures or Substantive Change? On the Nobel Prize in Literature and Its Discontents

To be meaningful, post-colonial writers who adhere to what should have remained a radical form of anti-colonialism should become the heart and soul of the literary movement, not only in the Global South but throughout the world.

Ramzy Baroud ·


Heroes or Parasites: Europe's Self-Serving Politics on Refugees

Instead of developing a unified global strategy that places the welfare of the refugees of these conflicts as a top priority, many countries ignored them altogether, blamed them for their own misery and, at times, treated them as if they were criminals and outlaws.

Ramzy Baroud ·


Who Represents Afghanistan: Genuine Activists vs 'Native Informants'

The war in Afghanistan has ended, hopefully for good, but the conflict on who represents the people of that war-torn country remains unresolved.

Ramzy Baroud ·


On Propaganda and Failed Narratives: New Understanding of Afghanistan Is a Must

Afghanistan is now in urgent need of a government that truly represents the people of its country.

Ramzy Baroud ·

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