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Pro-Israel Blog-Off: The Great Eight

Aussie Dave just announced the winner of the Pro-Israel Blog-Off’s final match of round one. Congratulations to Yisrael Medad. We’re down to eight bloggers, and the competition’s going...

March 22, 2011 11:37 By :

Hamas Prefers War With Israel (and Media) Over Peace With Palestinians

Hamas would rather spark war with Israel (and the media) than make peace with Palestinians. Following the latest popular demonstrations for Palestinian unity, Hamas goons attacked media offices in Gaza...

March 20, 2011 13:23 By :

Travel Palestine Ad: Watchdog Rules Against

The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has finally issued its ruling on a Palestinian tourism ad that erased Israel from the map.

March 16, 2011 15:07 By :

Are Settlements Illegal?

It has become quite common for the media to add words such as “Israeli settlements are illegal according to international law” to every article that touches on the Palestinian-Israeli peace...

March 16, 2011 9:55 By :

Eye on Incitement

A top official in the PA urged Palestinians to turn their weapons against Israel and several days later that’s what they did.

March 14, 2011 15:40 By :

Stephen Walt’s Cold Words of Comfort

Cold words of comfort indeed from Professor Stephen Walt on the Itamar massacre. Walt, most famous for co-authoring The Israel Lobby, is no one-trick pony. In a 425-word post, 44 percent of his word...

March 14, 2011 14:31 By :

Itamar Massacre: Bloggers Get It, MSM Doesn’t

A delegation bloggers understands the Itamar massacre better than the legions of Israel’s foreign press corps. Out of everything I’ve read about the grisly murders, Claire Berlinski‘s...

March 14, 2011 13:14 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: Round 1 Match 8

UPDATE 10:30 pm: Congrats to Israel Muse, who won round seven. * * * Aussie Dave just announced the eighth match of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off. This match pits against each other submissions by What...

March 14, 2011 11:14 By :

AP’s Fact Checking Fail

Don’t believe everything they tell you. Fact check everything. The most important lesson of Journalism 101 is an adage familiar to all reporters: If your mother says she loves you, check it out. Do...

March 10, 2011 9:37 By :

King Abdullah’s Royal Book Fail

Unfortunately for Jordan’s King Abdullah, month-old events on the ground disprove the preface of his just-released autobiography. Amazingly enough, the king still blames the region’s problems...

March 9, 2011 12:48 By :