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

Twitter’s Ban on Trump will Deepen the US Tribal Divide 

Even If Assange’s Death isn’t the Goal of the US and UK, Everything They’re Doing Makes It More Likely

Assange Wins. The Cost: The Crushing of Press Freedom

Antisemitism Claims Mask a Reign of Political and Cultural Terror Across Europe

The Smearing of Robert Fisk…Now That He Can’t Defend Himself

The Planet Cannot Heal Until We Rip the Mask Off the West’s War Machine

“I Am Greta” isn’t About Climate Change. It’s About the Elusiveness of Sanity in an Insane World

The UK Equalities Commission’s Labour Antisemitism Report is the Real ‘Political Interference’

The Task of ‘Sleepy Joe’ is to Put Liberal America Right Back to Sleep

Capitalism is Double-Billing Us: We Pay From Our Wallets Only to be Robbed of Our Future

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