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Ramzy Baroud
By Ramzy Baroud - Feb 21,2017
The president of the United States can hardly be taken seriously, saying much but doing little.His words, often offensive, carry no substance, and it is impossible to summarise his complex political outlook about important issues.This is precisely the type of American presidency
By Ramzy Baroud - Feb 14,2017
Empirical historical evidence and a little common sense are enough to tell us the type of future options that Israel has in store for the Palestinian people: perpetual apartheid or ethnic cleansing, or a mix of both.The passing of the “Regularisation bill” on February 6 is all we
By Ramzy Baroud - Feb 07,2017
I fear that many of us hate Donald Trump for the wrong reasons.Multitudes are being swayed by mainstream media-inspired demonisation of the new US president, based on selective assumptions and half-truths.US mainstream media, which rarely deviate from supporting the American
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 31,2017
US President Donald Trump promises to be pro-Israel in every aspect.“I’m the best thing that could ever happen to Israel,” he boasted at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s Presidential Forum in Washington DC in December 2015. For a brief moment, Trump appeared as if
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 24,2017
No, it was not just “another Middle East peace conference”, as a columnist in the Israeli Jerusalem Post attempted to depict the Paris Peace Conference held on January 15, with top official representations from 70 countries attending.If it had been, indeed, just “another peace co
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 17,2017
For some, the manslaughter conviction — following the murder by Israeli army medic Elor Azaria of already incapacitated Palestinian man Fattah Al Sharif — is finally settling a protracted debate regarding where Israelis stand on Palestinian human rights.Nearly 70 per cent of the
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 10,2017
Long before December 28, when US Secretary of State John Kerry took the podium at the Dean Acheson Auditorium in Washington, DC, to pontificate on the uncertain future of the two-state solution and the need to save Israel from itself, the subject of a Palestinian state had been p
By Ramzy Baroud - Jan 03,2017
Israel is dizzy.
By Ramzy Baroud - Dec 27,2016
There is no doubt that the UN Security Council condemnation of Israel on December 23 was an important and noteworthy event.True, the United Nations’ main chambers (the Security Council and the General Assembly) and its various institutions, ranging from the International Court of
By Ramzy Baroud - Dec 20,2016
The British government of Theresa May officially adopted on December 12 a new definition of anti-Semitism that includes legitimate criticism of Israel.The definition was adopted earlier in the year by a pro-Israel group, IHRA, although it had been considered but abandoned by

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