Browsing Tag Fatah

Occupied by Arab Rage

Recent media coverage focuses on Palestinian rage and emotion, ignoring the altogether rational process at work.

April 22, 2004 12:00 By :

The Fatah-Al Aqsa Brigade

Media outlets continue to downplay the close ties between Arafat's Fatah party and a major terrorist group.

February 23, 2004 12:00 By :

Child’s Play in Gaza?

AP apparently mis-captions an unregulated weapon as a child's "toy"; also, an ulterior motive for the Geneva Accord lacks publication.

December 3, 2003 12:00 By :

Ins and Outs of Choosing the News

AP and Reuters select news items that question Israeli policy — but avoid items that justify it.

September 15, 2003 12:00 By :

Who Got Hurt?

The Christian Science Monitor determines that the most serious injury twin suicide bombings inflicted was not to actual human victims, but to Palestinian political goals.

August 14, 2003 12:00 By :

Off the Map

As the prime ministers travel to Washington, observers are wondering: Did the road map take a detour?

July 24, 2003 12:00 By :

Hijacked by the Hudna

The media displace the road map's terms with those of the hudna — an internal Palestinian deal.

July 7, 2003 12:00 By :

"V" for Victory

An inaccurate AP caption identifies a non-existent movement for peace on the Palestinian street.

June 30, 2003 12:00 By :

A Palestinian "Altalena"? Not Likely

This week, there were two historic political events in the Middle East. In one, Israeli voters chose a number of political parties for the next Knesset, with the ruling Kadima party earning the most votes....

June 25, 2003 12:00 By :

Abu Mazen: Coup For Peace?

Arafat still runs the show from the top-down, and, no less importantly, from the bottom up.

April 24, 2003 12:00 By :