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Daoud Kuttab


Daoud Kuttab is a Palestinian journalist and media activist. He is the former Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton University. Kuttab is currently the Director General of Community Media Network (CMN). Follow him on Twitter: @daoudkuttab

Comment: A permanent settlement of the Israel-Palestine conflict is not yet a lost cause, but it will require courageous and resolute US leadership from President-elect Joe Biden, argues Daoud Kuttab

22 November, 2020

Comment: Heba Yazbak is a strong, articulate woman, a highly educated Arab politician, and a perfect role model for Palestinians. In short, everything Israel fears, writes Daoud Kuttab.

13 February, 2020

Comment: Israel is acting in total disregard for Palestinian rights and the international consensus, writes Daoud Kuttab.

24 July, 2019

Comment: The entire premise of the US-led 'Peace to Prosperity' economic workshop in Bahrain reflects a paternalistic colonial attitude towards Palestinians, writes Daoud Kuttab.

25 June, 2019

Comment: If Kushner's team are looking for economic proposals, they could begin by lifting Israeli restrictions on Gaza, writes Daoud Kuttab.

30 May, 2019

Comment: There's no way to divorce the decision to deny Ashrawi's visa, from the Trump administration's policy of delegitimising Palestinian nationalism, writes Daoud Kuttab.

14 May, 2019

Comment: Trump's use of Israel's wall as an example shows he has completely misunderstood its purpose, writes Daoud Kuttab.

06 February, 2019

Comment: Palestinians may have many reasons for a change in leadership, but a proud people won't allow a foreign power to dictate a suitable time, writes Daoud Kuttab.

11 May, 2018

Comment: Israel's policy of 'deterrence' is indistinguishable from collective punishment, and as a result will only embolden Palestinian activism, writes Daoud Kuttab.

03 April, 2018

Comment: Freedom for Palestinians is in the long-term interest of the United States. And even Israel agrees, writes Daoud Kuttab.

02 February, 2018