Daniel Ben-Ami, spiked

Daniel Ben-Ami


United Kingdom

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Past articles by Daniel:

Why is anti-Semitism in Qatar being ignored?

There's one form of discrimination at the World Cup that no one's talking about. → Read More

The left is still downplaying anti-Semitism

David Baddiel’s Jews Don’t Count exposes the rot of identity politics, but pulls far too many punches. → Read More

No, Israel has not fallen to the far right

The reprehensible Religious Zionism does not speak for most Israelis. → Read More

Wokeness and anti-Semitism go hand-in-hand

Modern identity politics is rehabilitating ancient prejudices and divisions. → Read More

How anti-Semitism took root in the Labour Party

The left’s support for identity politics and Islamist movements has allowed anti-Jewish hatred to thrive. → Read More

We still live in the shadow of the Munich massacre

The killing of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics continues to haunt us. → Read More

Why is America so obsessed with Israel?

A new book explores the outsized role of Israel in the American political imagination. → Read More

The death of Palestinian nationalism

Islamism is now the driving political force in Palestine. → Read More

Identity politics is breathing new life into anti-Semitism

Why did Germany, of all countries, sponsor an art exhibition that contained virulently anti-Semitic art? → Read More

Islamists are playing a cynical game in Jerusalem

Anti-Israel activists are deliberately provoking conflict at a holy site. → Read More

Don’t ban the BDS bigots

The best way to defeat this anti-Israel campaign is through debate, not censorship. → Read More

No, Israel is not an ‘Apartheid’ state

Amnesty’s new report is a shameless attempt to demonise and criminalise a single nation. → Read More

People Love Dead Jews: a portrait of modern anti-Semitism

Dara Horn's new book exposes the racism no one seems to care about. → Read More

What’s going wrong in Britain’s mosques?

Ed Husain's Among the Mosques explores our diverse and divided Muslim communities. → Read More

Making sense of Hannah Arendt

A new biography illuminates this most complex of political thinkers. → Read More

Israel is no Goliath

Western critics inflate Israel's power and ignore the strength of the threat it faces. → Read More

The Palestinian tragedy

Hamas has turned a national liberation movement into a neverending jihad against Israel. → Read More

On the self-loathing rich

The wealthy are not as avaricious as many think. → Read More

In defence of rational man

Behavioural economics adds a pseudo-scientific sheen to anti-democracy. → Read More

Varoufakis: no friend of democracy

His new book sums up the Euro-left’s fear of the people. → Read More