Stories by Jonathan Cook

Jonathan Cook is one of the winners of the 2011 Martha Gellhorn Special Prize for Journalism. His most recent books are Israel and the Clash of Civilisations: Iraq, Iran and the Plan to Remake the Middle East (Pluto Press) and Disappearing Palestine: Israel’s Experiments in Human Despair (Zed Books). His website is  subscribe to Jonathan Cook's feed

Posted on: Aug 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

To have done so in the Times would have been career suicide.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The government hurts families whose only crime is being related to someone Israel defines as a terrorist.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Syria has become a hugely divisive issue on the left.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2017, Source: The National, Abu Dhabi

Israel's fraudulent narratives about the Palestinians are increasingly less persuasive.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The resulting anti-Muslim rhetoric helps radicalize other disillusioned Muslim youth.

Posted on: May 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The war on terror was never about democracy, it's about maintaining access to oil.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Fifty years on, a two-state solution is nothing more than a pipe dream.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

He's not interested in peace. Neither is Netanyahu.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Netanyahu continues his violent campaign, this time with impunity and lots of U.S. hardware.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Avigdor Lieberman refuses to see the irony in his latest plan for stealth annexation of the West Bank.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"I will not accept two states within Israel. Whoever wants to be Israeli must be Israeli all the way."

Posted on: Dec 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Netanyahu claims Palestinian videos spur other Palestinians to carry out attacks.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Israel is on the path to moral and economic bankruptcy.

Posted on: May 29, 2015, Source: AlterNet

While America tries to revive peace talks, Israeli ministers will be in a contest to see who can make the most mischief.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Even if the EU agreed to enforce a fully fledged boycott of the settlements, it would have little more than a psychological impact.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Former generals urge Netanyahu to cancel his speech to Congress before damaging U.S. relations even further.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Where else in the world apart from the Palestinian territories would the international community stand by idly as so many people suffer?

Posted on: Oct 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

With a surprise role by Egypt.