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Israelis and Palestinans Polls Apart

I’m just juxtaposing two headlines. AP: Poll: 32% of Palestinians support the killing of settler family in recent attack Gallup: Israelis More Skeptical About Peace ‘Nuff said.

April 7, 2011 14:21 By :

Al-Jewzeera News Channel In the Works

A Russian billionaire told a Washington conference he wants to found a Jewish version of Al-Jazeera. Alexander Mashevich said: “Every day and every hour people get negative information about Israel,”...

April 7, 2011 9:30 By :

Gaddafi and His MSM Human Shields

CNN and Fox are really going after each on human shields in Libya. What are your thoughts? asks a reader in Milwaukee. It’s complicated because the reporters themselves may have been the unwitting...

April 6, 2011 16:34 By :

Israel Goes Gaga Over Goldstone, Part 2

Yesterday’s stories that Judge Goldstone would help retract his UN report were too good to be true. AP quotes Goldstone straight from the horse’s mouth: Nevertheless, Goldstone said, he did...

April 6, 2011 11:28 By :

Israel Goes Gaga Over Goldstone

What a day. First, AP reported on the UNHRC’s reaction to Judge Goldstone’s about-face: A spokesman for the U.N. Human Rights Council said for the report to be withdrawn Goldstone would have...

April 5, 2011 22:03 By :

Voice of America’s Spin Cycle

This Voice of America headline and lead ‘graph combo captures the folly of Big Media’s view on the “cycle of violence.” The endless cycle of violence along Israel’s border...

April 5, 2011 13:05 By :

Why the NYT Didn’t Publish Goldstone’s Op-Ed, Part 2

Ben Smith at Politico has been in touch with the NY Times about why it didn’t publish Goldstone’s op-ed. Smith writes: Times spokeswoman Eileen Murphy emails, “We did in fact receive...

April 4, 2011 23:54 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: Second Quarter Final

The second quarter final of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off’s underway at IsraellyCool. This match pits submissions by CiF Watch and Ultimate Culture Clash. Check out their submissions and vote for your...

April 4, 2011 13:39 By :

5 Reasons the NY Times Spiked Goldstone’s Mea Culpa

Here are five reasons why the NY Times rejected publishing Judge Goldstone’s about-face. 5. The paper’s new motto is “All the news that’s fit to punt.” 4. Pinch Sulzberger...

April 4, 2011 12:23 By :

Memo to BBC: Goldstone Calls Casualty Count Into Question

Leave it to the BBC to stand by Gaza casualty figures that Judge Goldstone himself called into question on Friday. Israel’s lack of cooperation with our investigation meant that we were not able to corroborate...

April 3, 2011 12:41 By :