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Comments and the Roar of the Crowd – 7

The latest from my inbox. Are readers left out by our comments system? And the perils of poor punctuation. 1. About a year ago, HonestReporting switched its comments to a Facebook-hosted system. Some readers,...

March 31, 2014 14:57 By :

German Paper Apologizes for Yet Another Anti-Semitic Cartoon

Süddeutsche Zeitung (the same paper which apologized for a cartoon demonizing Israel last year) apologized on Twitter for another anti-Semitic-themed cartoon.  This time around, cartoonist Burkhard...

February 25, 2014 12:12 By :

Palestinian Journos Disappear as Abbas Meets Israeli MKs

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Mahmoud Abbas received a visiting delegation...

October 8, 2013 15:07 By :

Russian Initiative Gets US, Syrian Support

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Was it just an offhand remark? A gaffe? Or...

September 10, 2013 16:46 By :

Comments and the Roar of the Crowd

A sampling of the latest emails . . . 1. Regarding the video of the Egyptian kid I noted in yesterday’s Israel Daily News Stream. From: …@verizon.com Subj: Re: IDNS: Car Bomb Rocks Hezbollah How...

July 10, 2013 9:57 By :

Fatah’s Armed Thugs Making Comeback

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Worth reading: A former interpreter for Iran’s...

January 20, 2013 15:35 By :

NY Times Bureau Chief Goes Back to Social Media 101

It didn’t take long for Jodi  Rudoren to stumble out of the starting block when she took over as the NY Times’ Jerusalem bureau chief earlier this year. Before even arriving in Israel, Rudoren...

November 28, 2012 23:39 By :

Journalist Fired for Calling Israeli Occupation Brutal

Sunni Khalid People have a right to free expression on Facebook and Twitter. But when posts reflect on a person’s work, it can undermines the public trust and the confidence of employers. That’s...

March 27, 2012 17:09 By :

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...

February 21, 2012 23:33 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/01/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Today’s big stories were UNESCO fallout, lingering issues from the recent Gaza rocketfire, and a surprising NY Times op-ed. UNESCO •...

November 1, 2011 19:50 By :