Hil Aked

Hil Aked is a doctoral candidate at the University of Bath, a qualified freelance journalist and researcher with UK lobbying watchdog Spinwatch (Public Interest Investigations). Aked is co-author of two Public Interest Investigations reports: ‘Giving Peace a Chance? The Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre’ as well as The Henry Jackson Society and the Degeneration of British Neoconservatism: ‘Liberal Interventionism, Islamophobia, and the “War on Terror”. They have contributed to the Guardian, Al Jazeera, the Huffington Post and Open Democracy and write regularly for Electronic Intifada, Mondoweiss, the New Arab, Ceasefire, Spinwatch and Red Pepper.