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Media Cheat Sheet 02/23/2012

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

Marie Colvin 1956 – 2012

HonestReporting’s job is to hold journalists to account and we are sometimes highly critical of those individuals who write and report on Israel and the region. That doesn’t mean, however, that we cannot appreciate the vital role that good quality journalism plays in democratic discourse and exposing the truth when it needs to be told.

No Differentiation For Dickie

Richard Silverstein claims to be a friend of Israel and publishes a blog called Tikun Olam. Instead of a cuddly fluffy “heal the world” site, his blog is popular with both anti-Zionists and anti-Semites alike, drawn to Silverstein’s mix of anti-Israel demonization and peculiar “exclusives” from unnamed and unverified sources in the intelligence community. Clearly

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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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