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Israel Daily News Stream 04/16/2012

Israel Daily News Stream 04/16/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Palestinian flytilla a media flop. Critics worry about US handling of Iranian nuke talks. And why was a former Hamas official abducted in Syria? Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • The Palestinian flytilla was

Letter of the Month – March 2012

While he’s a former winner from back in September 2011, Jacob Amir of Jerusalem has come up trumps again with two published letters during the month of March. And just to prove that Jacob is spreading his net far and wide, those letters appeared in the LA Times and the UK’s Independent. On March 15, Jacob

Friedman to Palestinians: “Make Israelis Feel Morally Insecure”

In his latest New York Times opinion piece, Thomas Friedman advocates Palestinian “non-violent resistance”: By Palestinians engaging in nonviolent civil disobedience in the West Bank with one hand and carrying a map of a reasonable two-state settlement in the other, they will be adopting the only strategy that will end the Israeli occupation: Making Israelis feel


Israel Daily News Stream 04/04/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Notice to readers: The Israel Daily News Stream will resume after Passover. The International Criminal Court deals a setback to Palestinian lawfare. The Muslim Brotherhood launches a US charm offensive. And two pandering Palestinians suffer foot-in-mouth syndrome. Join the Israel Daily

Helen Thomas Spurned By WHCA, Loved By PLO

Despite having been spurned by the White House Correspondents Association, Helen Thomas still feels Palestinian love. That’s because the PLO’s Washington delegation honored Thomas with its own journalism award. The 91 year-old journalism veteran was forced out of her position at Hearst Newspapers two years ago for saying Jews should get the hell out of Palestine. What took