Author Page

The New Arab Staff

Joharah Baker


Baker is a Jerusalem-based writer and journalist

Blog: Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem are cynical, and expect to benefit nothing from the upcoming Israeli elections, no matter who wins.

16 March, 2015

Feature: As many as 700 Palestinian children are arrested by Israel each year according to an international rights group. Some are defiant. Others bear the marks.

19 February, 2015

The African-Palestinian community has survived in the tiny African quarter of Jerusalem and are fiercely proud of their origins and newly-forged identity.

26 December, 2014

You didn’t have to love him or agree with his politics, which let’s admit, were not always in our best interests. But the people respected him. For us, he was the man who put Palestine back on the map.

10 November, 2014

Palestinians in Jerusalem fear for the future of al-Aqsa Mosque. Are the current tensions a foreshadowing of much worse to come?

05 November, 2014