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Ali Abunimah

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Ali Abunimah is a journalist and the co-founder and executive director of The Electronic Intifada, a nonprofit, independent online publication focusing on Palestine. Based in the U.S., he has been an active part of the movement for justice in Palestine for 20 years. His books include The Battle for Justice in Palestine (Haymarket Books, 2014), and One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse (Metropolitan Books, 2006). He also contributed the foreword to Against Apartheid: The Case for Boycotting Israeli Universities by Ashley Dawson and Bill V. Mullen (Haymarket Books, 2015).

A graduate of Princeton University and the University of Chicago, he is a frequent speaker and commentator on the Middle East, contributing regularly to numerous publications.

Prizes, Awards & Fellowships
  • 2013 Lannan Cultural Freedom Fellowship
  • 2013