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The Times of Israel Goes Live

Congratulations to David Horovitz and his team on the launch of The Times of Israel. According to David: The Times of Israel represents a determined effort, by a team of skilled, committed journalists, to report Israel, the region and the Jewish world accurately and engagingly. … Fair-minded journalism, based in Israel, and read both here

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/14/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Terror targets Israeli envoys in India and Georgia. Commentaries slam world paralysis on Syria. And a closer look at that the explosive email Rupert Murdoch’s sweating over. Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page on Facebook. Embassies Under Attack • Coverage of the

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/13/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. A journalism professor who supported suicide bombings gallingly opines about “mainstream” support for the Palestinians. CNN’s a victim of internet smear after downsizing its Jerusalem bureau. Anticipating war with Iran, Big Media snaps up Tel Aviv rooftop rental space. Join the Media Cheat

You Can’t March In Step With Suicide Bombers and Lecture About What’s Mainstream

Peter Manning (Sydney Morning Herald op-ed) argues that Canberra’s support for Israel is out of step” with Australian public opinion. But as I read his piece and the polls he cites, I’m having a recurring thought: skewed media coverage of Israel impacts public opinion, and public opinion impacts policy. Indeed Manning is part of that

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/12/2012

Everything you need to know about this weekend’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Hezbollah openly confirms Iranian financial support — but why now? The Syrian army reportedly moved chemical weapons to Homs. And is there any precedent for this weekend’s BBC “global apology?” Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians •

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Media Cheat Sheet 02/09/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Rumblings of a possible “intrafada,” the NYT takes a stab at understanding US-Israel differences over Iran, and Turkey’s bypassing the UN to push for an international summit to address Syria. Join the Media Cheat Sheet Page on Facebook. Israel and the

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