Browsing Tag Yassir Arafat

Understanding Palestinian Poverty

AFP blames Israel for Palestinians' deep financial crisis, but facts point to criminal PA mismanagement as the real culprit.

September 9, 2004 12:00 By :

Blame Arafat or Israel?

As Palestinians riot against Yassir Arafat, world media outlets respond.

July 21, 2004 12:00 By :

ICJ Ruling on the Fence

Coverage of the UN court's condemnation of the security fence omitted some key information.

July 11, 2004 12:00 By :

PA Confirms Terror Ties

Media outlets have misrepresented the Al Aqsa Brigades' relationship with Fatah & the PA.

June 21, 2004 12:00 By :

The Rest of the Story

Media coverage omits the positive outcome of IDF anti-terror efforts.

June 3, 2004 12:00 By :

AP’s Arafapologies

Associated Press editorializes an Arafat speech as per PA instructions; also, Tom Friedman likens democratic Israelis with Shiite thugs

May 17, 2004 12:00 By :

Occupied by Arab Rage

Recent media coverage focuses on Palestinian rage and emotion, ignoring the altogether rational process at work.

April 22, 2004 12:00 By :

Bias for Kids

BBC and Knight Ridder produce children's primers on the Mideast conflict that rehash classic myths.

March 23, 2004 12:00 By :

Not an "Apartheid Wall"

Debunking the outrageous comparison between Israel and racist South Africa.

February 15, 2004 12:00 By :

Who Stole Christmas?

While the media blame Israel for a dour Christmas in Bethlehem, the real cause seems to be PA policy and Muslim intolerance.

December 25, 2003 12:00 By :