Eric Draitser

Eric Draitser is an independent political analyst and host of CounterPunch Radio. You can find his exclusive content including articles, podcasts, audio commentaries, poetry and more at He can be reached at

A Tale of Two Nakbas

The Politics of ‘Looting’ and ‘Violence’

Saudi Arabia’s Other War

A Pretext for Cyber COINTELPRO?

There Goes the Guardian, Lying About Ukraine…Again!

Inside Boko Haram

Unraveling the Mystery of Boko Haram

Why I Criticize Israel

The Geopolitics of the Eurasian Economic Union

Dr. Anthony Monteiro and the Assault on the Black Radical Tradition

Ukraine, Intervention, and America’s Doublethink

Ukraine’s Sickness

Ukraine and the Rebirth of Fascism

The Secret War in Libya

Zimbabwe: Voting for Progress

Fomenting Civil War in Egypt

The Struggle for Influence in Syria

Zimbabwe: The Revolution Examined

The NSA and the Infrastructure of the Surveillance State

Zimbabwe: The Revolution Continues

Comparing the US and Venezuela

The U.S. and the Privatization of El Salvador

The ANC and the Exploitation of South Africa

Unmasking the Muslim Brotherhood