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Young, female and forging

Is Young, female and forging a path in Gaza a BBC puff piece? The start-up selected to lead off this BBC CAPITAL report is a company named BOOM BABY BOOM without any apparent attempt at irony! It is a video worth watching if only … Continue reading

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The BBC replies

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0savesSave BufferWe will consider it! The BBC response to the force the BBC to fulfill their obligation for impartiality petition can be summed up in two statements. You weren’t specific enough for us to follow through and don’t think you … Continue reading

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Time for a last push

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0savesSave BufferChange BBC boilerplate on Gaza casualties to reflect disputed figures. The petition to push the BBC to fulfil their journalistic and legal duty to neutrality has stopped moving. Nevertheless 680 signatures is quite respectable and it will be submitted … Continue reading

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Trending on Facebook

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0savesSave BufferExpect 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 … Continue reading

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Mel-odrama

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0savesSave Buffer Melanie Phillips in Jerusalem Honest Reporting have generously uploaded the entire video of Melanie Phillips‘s speech Western Jewry – Paying the Price for Gaza in Jerusalem on the 27th. Israel advocates who were unfortunate and didn’t hear her in … Continue reading

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Fauxto-op

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0savesSave BufferFirst I wanted to be a cowboy – now I want to be a journalist A tweeted photograph by a Swedish journalist has received 40K retweets and remarkably little analysis. Is placing your helmet on a child for a … Continue reading

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BBC petition page – Now on Facebook

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0savesSave BufferPetition update The Change BBC boilerplate on Gaza casualties to reflect disputed figures petition now has a Facebook page Petition the BBC. Action Items As always Like-Share-Comment

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… and the majority were not civilian

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0savesSave BufferForce the BBC to fulfill their obligation for impartiality Sign-share-blog-tweet-discuss The petition is available on ipetitions.com. If clicking on the link or the ipetitions logo above does not suit your purpose paste http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/change-bbc-boilerplate-on-gaza-casualties-to into your browser. Aim of Petition … Continue reading

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From the BBC template

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0savesSave BufferEven by BBC standards this is a messy cut-and-past job: If you follow the simple, clear and correct Israel closes Gaza’s Erez crossing link from the BBC Mid East and News homepages you will reach Gaza conflict: Erez crossing ‘attacked’ amid Israel raids. … Continue reading

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Something good might come …

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0savesSave Buffer… from this? Imagine a game of football† where instead of a rule book of specific do’s and don’ts many of the rules were relative to the judgement of the competitors and subject to the judgement of 3rd parties … Continue reading

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