New Internationalist

Articles by Frank Barat

‘A two-state solution is not the key to peace’

Israeli historian and author Ilan Pappe talks to Frank Barat about propaganda, solidarity and hope for a new reality.

  • January 2, 2014
  • 3

Confronting the seven myths of Israel’s history

Israeli filmmaker Lia Tarachansky tells Frank Barat about the challenges and rewards of making On The Side of the Road.

  • December 12, 2013
  • 9

Ken Loach: why I support a cultural boycott of Israel

The acclaimed film director talks to Frank Barat about Palestine, politics, and why he wants to keep causing trouble.

  • November 7, 2013
  • 10

Bordering on the criminal: how Israel treats unwelcome visitors

Palestinian solidarity activist Frank Barat is deported from Tel Aviv.

  • April 29, 2013
  • 6

Angela Davis: making waves since 1961

Once on the FBI’s ‘most wanted’ list, the civil rights activist has no intention of slowing down. She talks to Frank Barat about her inspiration.

  • March 1, 2013
  • 1

The day after the UN vote on Palestine

Becoming a ‘non-member state’ needs to bring practical as well as symbolic change says Frank Barat.

  • November 30, 2012
  • 4

In Israel it’s business as usual, Obama or not

Netanyahu won’t find any serious opposition in the re-elected US president, says Frank Barat.

  • November 8, 2012
  • 1

Palestine: we need to be fearless

Frank Barat is invigorated on finishing 4th Session of the Russell Tribunal, inspired by the empowerment of its attendees. 

  • October 9, 2012
  • 0

Palestine is no longer a dirty word

As hundreds gather in New York for the 4th Session of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine, organizer Frank Barat is full of hope and expectation.

  • October 5, 2012
  • 7

'At home in this universe': Alice Walker in her own words

The award-winning author, poet and activist considers herself above all a daughter of the Earth, as she explains to Frank Barat.

  • August 22, 2012
  • 3

Palestine Place occupies London

It’s more than just a squat, it’s a centre for real change whose impact will be felt for years to come, says Frank Barat.

  • June 12, 2012
  • 1

‘Israel's gone way beyond apartheid’

Frank Barat interviews Jeff Halper, long-time Israeli activist, on the demolition of homes and how to describe the situation in Palestine.

  • April 26, 2012
  • 7

What is the point of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine?

It’s not a court; it has no legal status. Yet, argues Frank Barat, the Russell Tribunal is a powerful tool for recognition and to internationalize the Palestinian struggle.

  • December 1, 2011
  • 0

Reframing the Israel-Palestine conflict

‘Israel is not a democracy,’ said Israeli professor, historian and political activist Ilan Pappé in this interview with Frank Barat.

  • April 1, 2011
  • 6

About Frank Barat

Frank Barat is one of the co-ordinators of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine. He also writes a blog at baratfrank.com

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