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

Was There a Wuhan Lab Leak? Why an Inquiry Won’t Dig Out the Truth

Groups That Aid Israel’s War Crimes Can’t Deny All Responsibility for Those Crimes

Ignore Starmer’s Moral Posturing. He’s the One We Should Blame for Stoking Antisemitism

We Can Defeat the Corporate Media’s War to Snuff out Independent Journalism

Boris Johnson’s Lies Don’t Harm Him Because the UK’s Political System is More Corrupt Than He Is

In Our Hurry to Conquer Nature and Death, We Have Made a New Religion of Science

The News Media Offers Wall-to-Wall Propaganda Every Day. We Only Notice When a Royal Dies

We are Living Through a Time of Fear – Not Just of the Virus, But of Each Other

Like the Diana Story, Meghan’s Fight with the Royals will Ensure Nothing Really Changes

Why Politicians and Doctors Keep Ignoring the Medical Research on Vitamin D and Covid

The Guardian Revealed Its True Face in Sacking a Columnist for Criticising US Military Aid to Israel

The ‘Humanitarian’ Left Still Ignores the Lessons of Iraq, Libya and Syria to Cheer on More War

Trump May be on Trial, But the System that Produced Him will be Acquitted

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

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

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

Trump’s Deal of the Century Won’t Bring Peace…That Was the Plan

Corbyn’s Defeat has Slain the Left’s Last Illusion

Britain’s Chief Rabbi is Helping to Stoke antisemitism

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