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Media Cheat Sheet 11/13/2011

Everything you need to know this weekend’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Will Israel give the US advance notice of a possible attack on Iran? And why does a Haaretz cartoon have UNESCO officials...

November 13, 2011 16:41 By :

5 Reasons UNESCO’s Pique With Haaretz Cartoon is Hooey

You’d think UNESCO, an organization devoted to art and culture, would be savvy enough to respect satire and “get the joke,” even when UNESCO itself is part of the humor. Think again. The...

November 12, 2011 20:54 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/10/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Iran’s  nuclear program continues to dominate the news. As for the peace process, the PA’s going...

November 10, 2011 17:41 By :

The Occupation Is a Disease. Meet the Cure

Physicians for Human Rights and The Lancet channeled their inner Stallone with a nasty little screed about health care and Palestinian statehood: Israel has used health and medicine as an instrument...

November 10, 2011 10:58 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/09/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. The IAEA’s report on Iran dominated the news, practically overshadowing the Palestinians conceding they can’t...

November 9, 2011 16:32 By :

“It Doesn’t Mean The Outrage Wasn’t Genuine”

Jennifer Rubin usually raises hackles with her blogging at the Washington Post. Now, her latest controversy about a Gilad Shalit-related tweet is raising questions about how journalists on Twitter reflect...

November 9, 2011 12:02 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/08/2011

Welcome to everyone reading my cheat sheet for the first time. I used to write an in-house digest for the HonestReporting staff assessing the news, trends in coverage and other items of interest. We decided...

November 8, 2011 16:55 By :

Let Hamas Pay Israeli Court Fees

A breathless AP “exclusive” says the families of Palestinians killed by the IDF are being railroaded out of justice by steep Israeli court fees. Here’s how the bureaucratic tyranny works...

November 8, 2011 11:48 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/07/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Middle East. The MSM’s still looking ahead to an IAEA report on Iran’s nuclear activities. And thanks to a self-righteous...

November 7, 2011 19:51 By :

Your Daily Dose of Self-Righteous Outrage

Who is complaining that he was roughed up by his captors locked in a cell denied free communication with the outside world Gilad Shalit? Or David Heap, a flotillista whose silence on Shalit makes me...

November 7, 2011 15:03 By :