Whatever future Israelis and Palestinians eventually build must be based upon a mutual respect for each side’s connection to the land. In order for such understanding to have any value, it must be based on reality, and not on fantasy or ignorance.
The Christian Science Monitor misrepresents the nature of Gaza and Israel, even omitting the fact that Gaza shares a border with Egypt.
The Christian Science Monitor misunderstands when it portrays Israel as participating in a “cycle of revenge killings” in response to three teens’ murder.
As Israel grieves for the loss of three teens murdered by Hamas terrorists, we expose some of the media’s worst reporting.
While the real story is about three Israeli high schoolers who were abducted by the terrorist group Hamas, many in the media prefer to make the story about the settlements. Others ask why they were hitchhiking anyway, as if to blame the victims for the crime. Image: CC BY-SA HonestReporting, flickr/dhannah
Three Israeli teens are kidnapped by Palestinian terrorists.
I’m impressed with the papal initiative, inviting Shimon Peres and Mahmoud Abbas to a prayer summit. I’d like to believe that something good will come from it, even if I’m not sure what it is. A tragically misinformed Christian Science Monitor staff-ed tried to make a similar argument. I say misinformed, because the one example…
Why is a convicted murderer described as a “political prisoner”?
A sampling of the latest from my inbox. 1. Are some newspapers beyond the pale? From: …@sympatico.ca Date: Wed, Mar 19, 2014 Subject: Re: IDNS: What Does Unearthed Arafat Video Mean for Peace Talks? Why are you quoting articles from the cult of the Christian science monitor? thank you for attention to this matter. I cite…
Pass the tissues. The Christian Science Monitor breaks out the violins for Palestinian refugees who want to return to the villages they fled years ago. If you’re looking for intelligent discourse on the matter, you’ll have to look elsewhere. Reporter Ben Lynfield plugs maximalist Palestinian demands that are rotten to the core. This Monitor dispatch…