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MADONNA’S FAKE REVOLUTION: EUROVISION, CULTURAL HEGEMONY AND RESISTANCE

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

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THE GHOST OF HERUT: EINSTEIN ON ISRAEL, 70 YEARS AGO

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

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ON RAMADAN, SOCIALISM AND THE NEIGHBOR’S BEAT UP CAR

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

By Ramzy Baroud When I was a child, I obsessed with socialism. It was not only because my father was a self-proclaimed socialist who read every book that a good socialist should read, but also because we lived in a refugee camp in Gaza under the harshest of conditions. Tanks roamed ...

THE LOBBY vs. AMERICA

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Following Barack Obama's State of the Union address in 2010, many US politicians openly voiced criticism of his take on many issues. But, as columnist and editor Ramzy Baroud points out, few dare challenge Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on much of the malice he spewed at the AIPAC conference ...

CHALLENGING HISTORY: WHY THE OPPRESSED MUST TELL THEIR OWN STORY

Monday, March 1st, 2010

History, as it is generally known, is the story of the victors, written by the victors. For a fuller picture, as columnist and editor Ramzy Baroud points out, history from the view of the "vanquished" and the oppressed is equally important because it is the people's history that also puts ...

FROM GAZA TO LEBANON: BEWARE THE IRON WALL, THE COMING WAR

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

Real peace has never been a long-term policy for Israel and to keep herself in a perpetual state of war, it is not only targetting Lebanon but will likely drag in Syria as well. By columnist and editor Ramzy Baroud. The Israeli military may be much less effective in winning wars ...

IRAN AND LATIN AMERICA: THE MEDIA STATES ITS CASE

Sunday, January 24th, 2010

When Iran reaches out to make friends with Latin American countries, many western journalists adopt a condemning knee-jerk reaction. As columnist and editor Ramzy Baroud explains, Iran's move has set off a proxy conflict between Iran and Israel in South America. Should the United States be concerned about Iran's determined efforts ...

MEDIA VULTURES ARE COMING: FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AT RISK

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

The media industry is a jungle where the survival of the fittest is determined not by value of content, or by contribution to society, but rather by 'smart' business deals that ensure survival in an increasingly demanding media market. By columnist and editor Ramzy Baroud. As you flip through a range ...