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Your Daily Dose of PA Spokesman Idiocy

Palestinian cabinet spokesman Ghassan Khatib on the death of Jawaher Abu-Rahma: "There is only one message conveyed by them and this is that the case was a typical one of tear gas inhalation." Typical?...

January 11, 2011 11:32 By :

Melanie Phillips: Blunt Talk

Melanie Phillips was on Israeli TV, discussing Israel's public diplomacy, and other issues. All I can say is, Wow. I'm not surprised. At a recent HonestReporting conference, her keynote speech...

January 10, 2011 10:04 By :

Sky News Raises a Stink in Bilin

UPDATE Jan. 9, 1:05 pm: Here's an IDF video of the incident. Doesn't look symbolic to me, and Waghorn's description of people throwing stones strikes me as under-stated, to say the least. *...

January 9, 2011 11:47 By :

The 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off

If you film videos, record podcasts or write blog posts and you care about Israel, heads up. IsraellyCool's organizing the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-off, a showcase of the best Israel advocacy online. HonestReporting's...

January 6, 2011 21:02 By :

Gaza Youth Rages Against Hamastan

A group of Gaza youth chafing under Islamist restrictions exploded after Hamas forcibly shut down an internationally-financed youth group. An angry manifesto and video is catching the Big Media's...

January 6, 2011 11:29 By :

New Mossad Chief Going to the Animals

You'll smile when you read why Tim Marshall of Sky News reports that the new Mossad chief is Dr. Dolittle. If you thought Meir Dagan's replacement was Tamir Pardo, think again. Arab conspiracy...

January 5, 2011 14:05 By :

Personal Thoughts on 2010 Blogging

Doing research for the 2010 Dishonest Reporter awards had me going back on a year´s worth of blogging. With the benefit of hindsight, I looked at posts in terms of the issues and angles I raised (and...

January 5, 2011 10:25 By :

Palestinians Caught In Another Libel?

Did Jawaher Abu Rahma really die from inhaling tear gas or is this yet another Big Lie? It wouldn't be the first time Palestinian deaths blamed on the IDF have turned out to be, at best, mistaken,...

January 4, 2011 15:32 By :

January 4 Links

> Women Fighters Willing to Die For Gaza> Visiting Dubai Journalist: PA Is Like Europe> 2 At J'lem British Consulate Charged with Aiding Hamas> Stanley Fischer on Israel's Brain Drain>...

January 4, 2011 14:26 By :

Thoughts On the Katsav Conviction

Sholto Byrnes of the New Statesman astounds me with his take on Moshe Katsav's conviction: The conviction last week of the country's eighth president, Moshe Katsav, of rape, is described in today's...

January 3, 2011 15:14 By :