Tag Archives: Facebook

First poll of the Year

Is arguing with idiots a waste of advocacy time? Recently I seem to be spending far too much time on Facebook Pages that have neutral sounding names implying debate. They have names like Israelis vs. Palestinians or Israel Debate Palestine but … Continue reading

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Trending on Facebook

Expect to see 1,000s of these Israel Haters apply DoS to flood out Israel One way to shut down an opinion you disagree with is what is called a Denial of Service (DoS for short) attack. It is an attempt to make … Continue reading

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Still Facebook blocked

Thank you for the experience! Apologies to Five Minutes for Israel readers who receive their updates through Facebook. I am still blocked for who-knows-what reason and can’t post in groups, including some where I am admin. When I try I … Continue reading

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Facebook???????

David Guy is blocked by Facebook for a week Facebook has informed me that in response for some unspecified offence I am blocked from posting in a groups for a week. Very annoying as I am admin for many of … Continue reading

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Open letter to Onavo

An open letter to Facebook’s representatives in Israel Rehovot, Israel February 27, 2014 Onavo, Inc. Palo Alto, CA 94306 cc. Onavo General Inquiries, Onavo Press Inquiries Attention: Mr Guy Rosen and Mr.Roi Tiger Dear Messrs Rosen and Tiger, Your company … Continue reading

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Dear Mr Zuckerberg …

Revise Facebook Community Standards Three activists from Sweden have employed social media to send a message to a giant. Dear Mr Zuckerberg … is yet another imaginative initiative (see Time for a BDS Rethink) that we think all Israel Advocates must … Continue reading

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Blood Libel OK by Facebook

Not hate speech? Then what is? As a general rule hate-pages on Facebook are run by pimply adolescents who delude themselves that the digital equivalent of graffiti on a cemetery wall is the equivalent of  action. One day they may … Continue reading

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Like & Share

I Acknowledge Anti-Semitism Poses as Palestinian “Human Rights” Activism There are plenty of Facebook groups supporting Israel and I follow many of them. This one, I Acknowledge Anti-Semitism Poses as Palestinian “Human Rights” Activism,  stands out for freshness and diversity of … Continue reading

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Facebook lowers the bar

Facebook Community Standards? I reported a Facebook Page Death to Israel.† Facebook replied ‘Thanks for your recent report of a potential violation on Facebook. After reviewing your report, we were not able to confirm that the specific page you reported … Continue reading

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The Face(book) of Irish Labour?

28 January 2013 Why do Irish Labour Politicians belong to an anti-Israel Facebook group? By Jacqueline Mulhern (Twitter @JacqMulhern) Ireland is keen to deepen its links with Israel, in particular through growth in tourism, commerce and investment, as well as … Continue reading

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