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Knesset Grapples With Israel’s Poor Media Image — Without the Media

Knesset Grapples With Israel’s Poor Media Image — Without the Media

Oops. A Knesset committee meeting discussed Israel’s poor media image — but Jewish News 1 points out a glaring omission: And perhaps most surprising, not one member of a major foreign press outlet based here in Israel spoke at the meeting today– – no one from AP, BBC, or an American network. Were Big Media

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Ignoring 2 Key Points, WashPost Slams NGO-Funding Bill

A Washington Post staff-ed slamas the Knesset’s discussion on restricting foreign funding for NGOs. But it overlooks two key points. First, the Post writes: There is, however, nothing nefarious about public organizations in a democratic country receiving support from other democracies. The NGO funders are not enemies of Israel, and the groups themselves are not trying

Guardian Places Knesset on Arab Farmland

Only yesterday I blogged the BBC’s video report on the Arab village of Lifta, located at the western entrance to Jerusalem and abandoned since 1948. Within 48 hours of the BBC’s report, the Guardian has also published its own story and video. Is this an amazing coincidence or is this an obvious demonstration of the

The Six Day War: Forty Years On

HonestReporting takes a look at the context behind the events of June 1967.

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