Tag Archives: Gaza


A Palestinian Sob Story in the New York Times

A Palestinian Sob Story in the New York Times

Writing in the New York Times, eastern Jerusalem Palestinian mother Rula Salameh expresses her fears for her children at the hands of malevolent Israelis.


Gaza Conflict Day 2: Hamas Escalates Rocket Fire

Today’s Top Stories 1. Escalation marked the second day of Operation Protective Edge. Hamas fired a Syrian-made M302 rocket at Hadera. Later in the day, rockets reached Zichron Yaakov, a coastal town about 120 km away from Gaza and just south of Haifa, representing the longest Palestinian rocket strike on Israel yet. According to Israeli


Israel Under Fire: IDF Launches Operation Protective Edge

Today’s Top Stories 1. The IDF’s Operation Protective Edge began as the IDF hit Gaza rocket launchers, Hamas command and control facilities and other terror infrastructure. See all the details at the Haaretz, Jerusalem Post, Times of IsraelĀ and i24 live-blogs. Among the more notable developments, the IDF wants to call up another 40,000 reservists, and


5 Tips For Sorting Through the News and Sharing Responsibly on Social Media

When there’s a flurry of breaking news, we all want to be informed, and inform others. How do we sort through the online information overload? And what’s our own responsibility for what we choose to share? Here are five tips to help. 1. How do I know this? For anything you read, ask yourself, “How