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Media Cheat Sheet 02/23/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Today’s top stories: Wife of Iranian nuclear scientist reveals goals of cooperation in nuclear program, Palestinian moderate loses faith in two-state solution, and a look at what it would take to press Iran to halt its drive to nuclear capability. Join

Israel Daily News Stream 02/22/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Was Khader Adnan’s hunger strike a victory for Palestinian non-violent resistance? Is the Syrian army’s use of the world’s largest mortar shells against Homs a war crime? And how significant are budding Golan Druze protests against Assad? Israel and the Palestinians • Everybody picked

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/22/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Was Khader Adnan’s hunger strike a victory for Palestinian non-violent resistance? Is the Syrian army’s use of the world’s largest mortar shells against Homs a war crime? And how significant are budding Golan Druze protests against Assad? Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page on

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Fact Checking Fail of the Day

Arab media fact checkers fell asleep at the wheel. The result? An Arab League condemnation of Benjamin Netanyahu over comments he never made about 10 Palestinian school children tragically killed in an road accident on Thursday. Arab League condemns Netanyahu”s wish of “death to all Arabs” remarks Say what? The Times of Israel explains what happened: Shortly

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/21/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. US pressures Israel not attack Iran. Khader Adnan’s hunger strike continues. And foreign support for rebels “pours into Syria” — from Iraq. Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • Worth reading: Arab, Like Me •  Maan News reports that

Israel Daily News Stream 02/20/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Will Big Media take any interest in legal rulings chipping away at the myth of Mohammed al-Dura? Is the “Start Up Nation” phenomenon rubbing off on Palestinians? And who is really responsible for Gaza’s continuing fuel crisis? Israel and the Palestinians • Following

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/20/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Will Big Media take any interest in legal rulings chipping away at the myth of Mohammed al-Dura? Is the “Start Up Nation” phenomenon rubbing off on Palestinians? And who is really responsible for Gaza’s continuing fuel crisis? Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page

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