“A star of true and honourable journalism” — Abdel Bari Atwan
“Wicked investigative reporting” — Ali Abunimah
“Troublemaker” — Rachel Shabi (it was a compliment).
Asa Winstanley is an investigative journalist living in London who writes about Palestine and the Middle East. He has been visiting Palestine since 2004 and is originally from south Wales.
He writes for the award-winning Palestinian news site The Electronic Intifada where he is an associate editor (longer features and reviews are here). He writes a weekly column for the Middle East Monitor.
Along with Frank Barat, he was the editor of Corporate Complicity in Israel’s Occupation (Pluto Press) a collection of written and spoken evidence from the London session of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine.
To send information, commission an article, request a media appearance or anything else, email Asa on: . Twitter: @AsaWinstanley.
Asa’s Scribd account, used to publish certain documents — a useful tool for buttressing articles with source documentation.
Asa can’t promise to reply to all emails, but does appreciate all tips and leads, and will reply to any he uses.
Asa Winstanley first went to Palestine at the end of 2004 and worked in the occupied West Bank until 2007. He visits regularly. Among other things, he wrote for and was an editor at the late Palestine Times, the first Palestinian English-language daily newspaper published in the occupied West Bank.
About this website
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Some of my critics
“I’m a journalist, you’re a propagandist” — Paul Martin, BBC Newsnight “correspondent”
Among “some of Britain’s worst extremists” — Anonymous blogger at Harry’s Place
“Lies and distortions in practically every sentence… a hit in anti-Israel circles… [has] links to terror-enabling organisations” — Anonymous blogger at CiF Watch