Jonathan Cook

Jonathan Cook won the Martha Gellhorn Special Prize for Journalism. His latest 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

George Monbiot’s Excuses for Not Speaking Out Loudly in Defense of Assange Simply Won’t Wash

Why is the World Going to Hell?

The Guardian’s Deceit-Riddled New Statement Betrays Both Julian Assange and Journalism

The US is Using the Guardian to Justify Jailing Assange for Life. Why is the Paper So Silent?

Journalists Have Paved Assange’s Path to a US Gulag

How Israel Wages War on Palestinian History

How the Guardian Betrayed Not Only Corbyn But the Last Vestiges of British Democracy

Can Israelis Broaden Their Protests Beyond Netanyahu?

Israel’s Jewish National Fund is Uprooting Palestinians – Not Planting Trees

‘Cancel Culture’ Letter is About Stifling Free Speech, Not Protecting It

Chokehold on Diplomat Exposes Israel’s Special Type of Apartheid

Symbols are Invested with Power. Don’t Dismiss the Importance of Toppling a Statue

As US protests Show, the Challenge is How to Rise Above the Violence Inherent in State Power

Welcome to the Era of the Great Disillusionment

If Coronavirus Overwhelms Gaza, Israel Alone is to Blame

The Bigger Picture is Hiding Behind a Virus

Netanyahu Uses Coronavirus to Lure Rival Gantz into ‘Emergency’ Government

Our Leaders are Terrified. Not of the Virus – of Us

A Lesson Coronavirus is About to Teach the World

How ‘Bernie Bros’ Were Invented, Then Smeared as Sexist, Racist and unAmerican as Borscht

How We Stay Blind to the Story of Power

UN List of Firms Aiding Israel’s Settlements was Dead on Arrival

Even With Corbyn Gone, Antisemitism Threats Will Keep Destroying the UK Labour Party

Duh, Jared! So who built the PA as a ‘police state’?

The Holocaust, the BBC and Antisemitism Smears