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Fauxtography Files: Photojournalist Blows Lid on Collusion With Stone Throwers

The video: Italian photographer Ruben Salvadori blows the lid on collusion between photojournalists and Palestinian stone throwers. In this remarkably documented video, Salvadori describes how the David-and-Goliath...

October 2, 2011 10:28 By :

Tuesday Morning Media Mix – 9/27/11

What to read before your work day begins? • Abbas Strikes Out — Despite the accolades, Mahmoud Abbas is having a tougher month than the Red Sox. • Is the ‘Palestine question’ still...

September 27, 2011 14:24 By :

Abbas and Palestine Spring Are an Oxymoron

Brendan O’Neill doesn’t agree with the Palestine Spring Mahmoud Abbas has declared as part of his statehood push. After seeing headlines like AP‘s, I tweeted a similar reaction yesterday. But...

September 27, 2011 12:16 By :

Al Jazeera Journo Admits Being Hamas Operative

Samer Allawi Samer Allawi, an Al-Jazeera journalist admits he was a Hamas operative. During an investigation with The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) Allawi said he was recruited to Hamas in 1993 and...

September 26, 2011 22:58 By :

EJC to Reuters: Fire the Journo Who Sent Pro-Palestinian Email

The European Jewish Congress was recently roiled by a message allegedly from the Reuters email address of Svebor Kranjc, a Dutch camerman and picture editor, supporting the Palestinian statehood bid. According...

September 26, 2011 12:16 By :

BBC Cool With Abbas Rejection of Peace

When Israel opposes some diplomatic initiative, it never fails: headlines label Israel as rejectionist, obstructionist, moving the goal posts, etc. So when Mahmoud Abbas rejected international diplomacy...

September 25, 2011 14:40 By :

Turkey Validates Gaza Blockade With Syrian Blockade

Turkey announced its own arms embargo on Syria and says it already intercepted a Syrian flagged ship. I’m all for it. But when you compare Prime Minister Erdogan’s approach to Syria and Hamas,...

September 25, 2011 9:31 By :

The Drift of Clinton’s Blame Game

UPDATE Sept. 24, 10:40 pm: Bibi responded to Bubba in an interview with ABC’s David Muir. And Ed Morrissey comments: If [the Palestinians] want the deal Arafat rejected, then come back to the table...

September 23, 2011 13:58 By :

Unspinning Today’s Media

• Prof. Saree Makdisi opposes the statehood bid. After echoing Guy Goodwin-Gill’s concerns, Makdisi attacks the Palestinian leadership’s mandate: These worries are not unfounded if one considers...

September 22, 2011 15:59 By :

The Palestinian Statehood Push and ICC Jurisdiction

An upgraded statehood status in the UN gives the Palestinians entree for lawfare against Israel in the International Criminal Court. How bad do the Palestinians want to wage a legal war? In 2009, the PA...

September 21, 2011 11:28 By :