Browsing Tag Gilad Shalit

If Gilad Shalit Launched a Hunger Strike, Would it Make a Sound?

Palestinian prisoners launched a hunger strike to protest new Israeli restrictions intended to pressure Hamas to release Gilad Shalit. Palestinian hunger strikes are a great story with elements of individual...

October 4, 2011 13:16 By :

Yelena Bonner: A True Human Rights Giant

As I think about the loss of Yelena Bonner, the more I realize how devalued the term “human rights activist” has become. Bonner and her husband, Andrei Sakharov stood up to the Soviet Union...

June 19, 2011 20:34 By :

Italian Journalist/Activist Abducted in Gaza

Sky News reports that a group of Salafists inspired by Al-Qaida just kidnapped an Italian journalist in Gaza. Their video (via Gaza Times) demands that Hamas release their “holy warriors”...

April 14, 2011 21:33 By :

A Disclaimer On Human Rights

I was quite surprised to see a profile of Gilad Shalit penned by Amnesty International in the Irish Times. Neither the human rights organization nor the newspaper are friends of Israel. Could highlighting...

March 21, 2011 11:49 By :

Will the Media Remember Gilad Shalit?

After 4 years in Hamas captivity, make sure that the mainstream media doesn’t forget the tragic plight of the kidnapped Israeli soldier.

June 22, 2010 22:00 By :

Gaza Doctor Says Death Toll Inflated

Is there more to the figures than meets the eye?

January 21, 2009 22:00 By :

Dishonest Reporter Award 2007

Our seventh annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.

December 18, 2007 22:00 By :

Attorney: NY Times and Washington Post Legally Complicit in Terror

Could the NY Times and Washington Post be guilty of providing material support for a terrorist organization?

June 26, 2007 12:00 By :

Palestinian Terrorists: Abusing Freedom of the Press

Terrorists launch attack across the Israel-Gaza border in a vehicle disguised as a TV truck.

June 13, 2007 12:00 By :

2006 Dishonest Reporter of the Year Award

Our sixth annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.

December 11, 2006 12:00 By :