Category Archives: Ramzy Baroud

Of Hope and Pain: Rachel Corrie’s Rafah Legacy

by Ramzy Baroud March 20th, 2013   “Hi Papa .. Don’t worry about me too much, right now I am most concerned that we are not being effective. I still don’t feel particularly at risk. Rafah has seemed calmer lately,” … Continue reading

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Ten Years on, Iraq Continues to Bleed

       Mar 11 2013 / 11:09 pm The sectarian strife in Iraq is making a comeback. (Photo:   By Ramzy Baroud Al Qaida-linked groups are wreaking havoc in Iraq, with deaths reported almost on a daily basis as a … Continue reading

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New Actors in Middle East Peace Charade

Feb 7 2013 / 2:33 am John Kerry, new US secretary of state. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) By Ramzy BaroudDespite much saber-rattling by Israel and the US administration and hyped-up expectations by the Palestinian leadership, the recognition of Palestine as a … Continue reading

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Exploited and Misused: The Impossible Discourse of the ‘Arab Spring’

     <!– By Badran —————————- The ‘Arab Spring’ has become an Arab springboard for regional meddling and foreign intervention. <!– AddThis Button BEGIN –> By Ramzy BaroudJan 23 2013 / 11:10 pm A reductionist discourse is one that selectively tailors … Continue reading

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US, Israel instill fears over Iran’s growing influence in Latin America

Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:41PM By Ramzy Baroud The issue for Israel and its US conduits is entirely political. Iran is indeed expanding its political and diplomatic outreach, but entirely through legal and official means, something that the US has … Continue reading

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A different war in Gaza, and the war ahead

The sun sets over the Gaza Strip on November 20, 2012. Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:23AM By Ramzy Baroud Despite their heavy losses, thousands of Palestinians danced with joy throughout the Gaza Strip. They kneeled and prayed among the rebels, … Continue reading

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US Elections and the Middle East

US President Barack Obama (R) listens as Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L) speaks at Magness Arena at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, October 3, 2012. Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:34AM By Ramzy Baroud Although some real differences … Continue reading

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Ramzy Baroud’s message on Facebook re Greta Berlin

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:30PM Gilad Atzmon GA: Bless Ramzy for standing for truth and justice. Greta Berlin, our support and total solidarity with your noble efforts will not cease, but double. Thank you for all you have done … Continue reading

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The Children Are Still Dying: Violence is Not News

By Ramzy BaroudSomewhere in my home I have a set of photo albums I rarely go near. I fear the flood of cruel memories that might be evoked from looking at the countless photos I took during a trip to … Continue reading

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Neocons vs. the ‘Arab Spring’: Back on the Warpath

By Ramzy Baroud The neoconservatives are back with a vengeance. While popular uprisings in Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen and other Arab countries had briefly rendered them irrelevant in the region, Western intervention in Libya signaled a new opportunity. Now Syria promises … Continue reading

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