Category Archives: 5MFI Blog

Facebook Jail

Free Barry Shaw Campaign for FB transparency Most Israel advocates have been temporarily banned from Facebook, so-called Facebook jail (for the Irish and Australians amongst us – Facebook gaol), at some time. Five Minutes for Israel is no exception. We don’t … Continue reading

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Seeing themselves

Viral images If you ever have engaged in a social media dispute you probably have seen an image like one below. It either comes in the course of thread when some near-illiterate can’t answer your argument and rifles through his … Continue reading

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Biased BBC

Israelis charged The BBC starting the year as they ended it — with half a story. They don’t have to straight-out lie to show bias. They have all tricks of semantics, positioning and omission to do it for them.

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JE SUIS ISRAEL

Tel Aviv versus … With no disrespect at all to the victims of yesterday’s apparent ‘terrorist’ attack why does one attack in Tel Aviv generate such a strong domestic and international response while dozens of attacks in Jerusalem and elsewhere in … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2016

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Unashamed self promotion

Second 5MFI’s nomination for a 2016 Hasby Award Among pro Israel blogs there are whales like Elder of Ziyon and minnows like Five Minutes for Israel. Each year Elder of Ziyon promotes the annual Hasby (as in hasbara) Awards for the best examples of pro-Israel advocacy for … Continue reading

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BBC finds a carpenter at Christmas

Predictable The BBC locates a Bethlehem [shepherd] carpenter whose business isn’t doing well this year. It’s the fault of the [Jews] wall.

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Yo Ho Ho

Israel Advocates & Christmas Israel advocates know that we have many Christian friends. To those friends who celebrate it we wish you a very merry Christmas.

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Scotland the Brave

And now for a change of pace It’s only taken more than 300 years but the approximately 6,400 Jews of Scotland, finally have their own registered tartan. 

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Happy Hannuka 5776

Hannuka wishes Five Minutes for Israel wishes all our readers who celebrate it a happy Hannuka. Chag Hannuka Sameach.

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