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

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

Is Netanyahu Ready to Inflame War to Escape His Legal Troubles?

Israel is Silencing the Last Voices Trying to Stop Abuses Against Palestinians

The Democrats Helped Cultivate the Barbarism of ISIS

Israel Prepares to Turn Bedouin Citizens into Refugees in Their Own Country

Why Israel is Struggling to find a way out of Its Political Deadlock

Israelis Have Shown Netanyahu the Door. Can He Inflict More Damage Before He Exits?

Brexit Reveals Jeremy Corbyn to be the True Moderate

Netanyahu Risks Triggering an Unwinnable War to Avoid Losing Election

With Criticism Crushed in the West, Israel Can Enjoy Its Impunity 

How the Goliath of the Jerusalem Settler Movement Persuaded the World It’s Really David

The Plot to Keep Jeremy Corbyn Out of Power

Trump’s Peace Plan Has Been Designed to Fail – Exactly Like its Predecessors

Forget Trump’s Deal of the Century: Israel Was Always on Course to Annexation

A Second Israeli Election Proves Netanyahu’s Grip on Power is Slipping

Endless Procedural Abuses Show Julian Assange Case Was Never About Law

The Western Media is Key to Syria Deceptions 

Annexation of West Bank May Provide Key to Unlocking Netanyahu’s Legal Troubles

After 7 Years of Deceptions About Assange, the US Readies for Its First Media Rendition

This Israeli Election is Between the Right Wing and the Even More Right Wing

The Media Smoothed the Path to British Soldiers Using Corbyn as Target Practice

Trump’s Green Light to Israel: First the Golan, Then the West Bank?

Three Lessons for the Left from the Mueller Inquiry

The UN Refuses to Name and Shame Firms Aiding Israel’s Illegal Settlements

Britain’s Witchfinders are Ready to Burn Jeremy Corbyn 

Is Israel’s Tax Grab a Prelude to Further Hollowing Out the Palestinian Authority?

In Hebron, Israel Removes the Last Restraint on Its Settlers’ Reign of Terror

A Liberal Elite Still Luring Us Towards the Abyss

Israeli General Mounts Challenge to Netanyahu by Flaunting Gaza Carnage 

American Public’s Backing for One-State Solution Falls on Deaf Ears

Israel’s New War of Attrition on Jerusalem’s Palestinians

Netanyahu’s Ceasefire is Meant to Keep Gaza Imprisoned

With Brazil’s Bolsonaro, Israel Finds Another Natural Partner on the Far-Right

Bolsonaro: a Monster Engineered by Our Media

Everyone Washes Their Hands as Gaza’s Economy Goes into Freefall

Time to Wake Up: the Neoliberal Order is Dying 

Hiding in Plain Sight: Why We Cannot See the System Destroying Us

Palestine: The Testbed for Trump’s Plan to Tear up the Rules-Based International Order

US Cuts to UNRWA Point to the Dark Future Being Readied for the Palestinians

Corbyn is Being Destroyed, Like Blowing Up a Bridge to Stop an Advancing Army