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2 Lessons from Hamas’s Facebook Fail

HonestReporting’s social media editor, Alex Margolin, contributes occasional posts on social media issues. He oversees HonestReporting on Facebook. Last week, Hamas (or someone claiming to speak...

December 5, 2010 14:20 By :

PA ‘Study’ Denying Jewish Ties to Western Wall Back Online

The PA "study" denying Jewish ties to the Western Wall is back online — on the website of the authority's official Wafa News agency. The Jerusalem Post's Khaled Abu Toameh explains: By...

December 5, 2010 9:24 By :

Helen’s Being Helen Again

Yes, she "apologized" for saying that Jews should "get the hell out of Palestine" and to Go home . . . To Poland, Germany…and America and everywhere else." But Helen Thomas proved...

December 5, 2010 9:05 By :

Julian Assange, Zionist Neocon?

UPDATE 10:42 a.m: The world’s really turned upside down. Israeli ambassador Ron Prosor got a standing ovation– at Oxford Union? * * * In an interview with Time, Julian Assange uses Benjamin...

December 2, 2010 10:27 By :

Quebec Newspaper Calls for Boycott of Israel

p>A Quebec newspaper promotes a long list of malicious lies about Israel while calling for a boycott of the Jewish State. See HonestReporting Canada's latest media critique: Quebec Newspaper Calls...

December 2, 2010 9:12 By :

Israel In the Light

I'm busy with other things, so I'm switching gears today. Chanuka — tonight — is the festival of light, so here's a selection of eight Israeli photos on Flickr making amazing...

December 1, 2010 14:25 By :

Wikileaks-Israel Roundup, Part 2

It ain't liveblogging, but the roundup of Wikileaks-Israel material continues. • Reporters will have a harder time with government sources. So predicted Prime Minister Netanyahu in a meeting with...

November 30, 2010 13:58 By :

Wikileaks-Israel Roundup

Here's a roundup of some revelations, thoughts and fallout on Wikileaks and Israel. I'll post more as people sort through the mountains of info. • Before Operation Cast Lead, Israel asked the...

November 30, 2010 10:08 By :

WikiLeaks: Iran Smuggled Weapons to Hezbollah in Ambulances

Plenty of juicy tidbits already emerging from the latest WikiLeaks info dump. One State Dept. cable published in The Guardian lays out how Iran smuggled weapons and spies in ambulances to Lebanon...

November 28, 2010 23:07 By :

Harriet Sherwood in Jerusalem: A 6-Month Assessment

CiFWatch assesses Harriet Sherwood's six months in Israel for The Guardian. Spoiler alert: To conclude, Sherwood does not appear so far to be meeting her own standards as professed above. She is definitely...

November 28, 2010 21:41 By :