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Dear Egypt . . .

Dear Egypt, Congratulations on your new day. “People power” swept away Hosni Mubarak’s 30 years of autocracy and repression. You ousted the regime without jihad, without “martyrdom...

February 13, 2011 9:23 By :

NYT Slams Door on PaliLeaks Thesis

While we were all distracted by Egypt, the NY Times Magazine published an in-depth look at the Abbas-Olmert peace talks. Before the publication of the Palestine papers, Israeli journalist Bernard Avishai...

February 9, 2011 22:53 By :

Christian Science Monitor: When All Else Fails, Trust IDF Superiority

I hope a strong, vibrant democracy emerges in Egypt. But if not, well, just trust IDF superiority to blow the bad guys to smithereens. That’s the approach this Christian Science Monitor staff-ed...

February 9, 2011 14:33 By :

Abbas and the Jordanian Passport Affair

The problem: You’re a Jordanian official who likes to keep the kingdom’s Palestinians “in their place” till they can one day return to the western side of the Jordan River. You...

February 9, 2011 10:42 By :

Common Sense Prevails In Teacher’s Journal

HonestReporting Canada highlights a textbook example of grass roots action after a trade journal (in this case, a British Columbia teacher’s magazine) flunked out on Israel. After publishing this...

February 8, 2011 11:02 By :

HR Comment: Egypt Exposes Media Hypocrisy

The intense coverage of the uprising in Egypt has revealed a significant double standard in the media’s coverage of Israel.

February 7, 2011 16:52 By :

Israel and Egypt’s Unrest: Rounding Up the Reax

• Are Bibi/Fayyad economic policies insulating the West Bank from the Arab protests? Joel Mowbray sees a connection: The West Bank has among the quietest “streets” in the Arab world right now. No...

February 7, 2011 15:53 By :

Pro-Israel Blog-Off: Round 1 Match 3

Aussie Dave just introduced the third match of the 2011 Pro-Israel Blog-Off. This match pits against each other submissions by Fresno Zionism, The David Project Blog, and The Jihad Threat Against the West...

February 7, 2011 11:12 By :

Israel Eyes Cyberwar in Egypt and Yemen

An “organization of international hackers which calls itself “Anonymous” is taking credit for shutting down some Egyptian government web sites. The NY Times writes: Anonymous, a loosely...

February 3, 2011 11:35 By :

Neocons Split With Israel Over Egypt, Part 2

The Washington Post notes that the Israeli government’s shifting its stance on Egypt after an initial divergence with US neocons: Earlier this week, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu likened...

February 3, 2011 10:59 By :