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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 :

BBC: Coverage of Fogel Family Massacre Was Weak, But . . .

The BBC conceded its Itamar massacre coverage was lousy. The Jewish Chronicle writes: In her response Ms Boaden said: “I agree with you that the significant nature of this murder of an entire family...

April 3, 2011 11:52 By :

4 Thoughts On Goldstone’s “Mea Culpa”

  Four thoughts Judge Richard Goldstone’s  mea culpa. His Washington Post chest-beating is weak, but still has significance: 1. Goldstone’s clearly backtracking. If he wanted to laud...

April 3, 2011 10:34 By :

Does Israel Really Prefer Assad?

The problem: You’re an Israeli government official watching the Syrian uprising. Bashar Assad, the devil you know next door, is in big, big, trouble. And as Syria burns,  reporters from the Associated...

March 30, 2011 16:16 By :

Louise Bagshawe: Still Waiting For BBC Reply on Fogel Failures

It’s been a few days since Louise Bagshawe asked in the pages of the Daily Telegraph if the BBC really cared about the slaughter of the Fogel family. Certainly ample time for Beeb executives to...

March 28, 2011 20:55 By :

Why Are AFP and Yahoo News Recycling An Old Photo?

Take a good look at the photo, the caption and the date, then ask yourself: What am I looking at? And what is this soldier looking at? The caption was certainly strange: The image isn’t dated, but...

March 28, 2011 13:18 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: First Quarter Final

The quarter final of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off’s underway at IsraellyCool. This match pits submissions by Elder of Ziyon and 7 Agorot. Check out their submissions and vote for your favorite. HonestReporting’s...

March 28, 2011 11:32 By :

March 27 Blogging

• Time meets some Gaza protest leaders who went underground in fear of Hamas. Think these Facebook savvy youth like Israel? But if both factions accept the terms youth organizers have laid out, Abu Yazan...

March 27, 2011 22:30 By :