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Media Cheat Sheet 10/25/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. If you’re new to my media cheat sheets, these are my daily assessments of Israel in the news that used to be for HonestReporting’s...

October 25, 2011 18:42 By :

The Guardian’s Anti-Semitic Explanation For Shalit Deal

Deborah Orr attributes racism to the Shalit deal.

October 24, 2011 14:49 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 10/23/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media’s coverage of Israel. Gilad Shalit • This Patrick Chappatte cartoon sums up Faisal Al Qasim’s Gulf News commentary (via IsraellyCool)...

October 23, 2011 18:06 By :

3 Questions From The In-Box

After a week off (mostly), it’s time to clear out the in-box. Here are three interesting questions. 1. What was Hamas trying to accomplish with that nasty Shalit interview on Egyptian TV? That...

October 23, 2011 12:54 By :

Welcome Home Gilad Shalit

After 1,941 days in captivity, Gilad Shalit’s finally on his way home.  It’s a bittersweet day. No prisoner swap can bring back Lt. Hanan Barak or Staff Sgt. Pavel Slutzker — the two...

October 18, 2011 10:41 By :

5 Gilad Shalit Spin Games to Watch For

Gilad Shalit Israel and Hamas confirmed a deal to release Gilad Shalit within days. It’s a relief that there’s an end in sight. There will be plenty of debate about the wisdom of releasing...

October 12, 2011 0:18 By :