Stories by Jesse Rosenfeld

Jesse Rosenfeld is a Canadian journalist primarily based in the Middle East since 2007. His work has been published with The Nation, The Guardian, Le Monde Diplomatique, Al Jazeera English, The Toronto Star and The National, among others. subscribe to Jesse Rosenfeld's feed

Posted on: Apr 25, 2014, Source: NOW

The media workers in prison are pawns in the building tensions between Qatar and Egypt's military regime.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Istanbul's revolt enters a new stage as a heavy-handed police force battles youth protesters.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What started as a general student strike has morphed into an broad social fight against inequality and the intense crackdown on protest.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Although Obama has ruled out US participation in a strike against Iran before the election, Israel has already won by setting the lens that America sees the Middle East through.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2011, Source: AlterNet

A reporter talks to protesters around the world, from the Arab Spring to the New York Fall.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Is Palestine's UN statehood bid just a cheap ploy to keep Mahmood Abbas and the Palestinian Authority in power at the expense of grassroots activists?

Posted on: Sep 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

With the PLO, Hamas and Israel all acting against their interests, is Egypt the last, best hope for the Palestinian people?

Posted on: Jul 22, 2011, Source: NOW

International activists aboard the French vessel that made it to Gaza were quickly detained and deported.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2011, Source: NOW

Efforts to stop the flotillas sailing into Gaza reach the Greek government.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2011, Source: NOW

For flotilla activists, the struggle is as much about forcing a local debate on alternatives to Mideast policy as confronting Israel’s continued oppression of Palestinians.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Abdullah Abu Rahmah served 16 months in prison for his role in organizing demonstrations against Israeli land annexation in his West Bank border village.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2008, Source: Montreal Mirror

Two Quebec-based firms are being sued in Canada by the occupied West Bank Palestinian village of Bi'lin.