Tag Archives: The Economist

Nattering Naqba Nabobs

HonestReporting’s Simon Plosker was on Rusty Mike Radio discussing Naqba coverage and new perspectives on Israel-advocacy. Listen to the podcast. One Palestinian who breached the border from Syria said he was shot while trying to kidnap an Israeli soldier. Will someone please notify The Economist? They think the border breach is new page in Palestinian Arab

Dishonest Reporting ‘Award’ 2008

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

The Economist’s Occasional Stone-throwing

The Economist‘s print edition features the effects of Israel’s security barrier on the residents of the West Bank village of Nilin (also known as Naalin). According to The Economist: Every week, protesting villagers and campaigners from outside walk towards the confiscated land and shout at the Israelis. The demonstrations are usually peaceful, but occasionally a

Cartoons and Conspiracies

A poisonous pen scribbles in South Africa while an old canard resurfaces in Australia.

The Nay-Sayers

As President Bush calls for Palestinian democracy, some columnists criticize the idea.

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