Tag Archives: Gaza

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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Mel-odrama

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 person get … Continue reading

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Fauxto-op

First 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 photo … Continue reading

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BBC petition page – Now on Facebook

Petition 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

Force 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 Petition … Continue reading

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From the BBC template

Even 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. You … Continue reading

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Something good might come …

… 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 with … Continue reading

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Eating leather

Looking at the bigger picture The five-in-a-star for this post probably needs some explanation. I’ve been looking for some graphic analogy to explain Hamas mentality, when I thought of boxing. How many of you out there are boxing fans? If you are, … Continue reading

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BBC wipes Israel off the map

A course in map reading V The BBC has used variations of the following map (left) since the beginning of the war in Gaza: Operation Protective Edge†. Notice something missing? I’ll give you a clue. ISRAEL! Gaza is shown as an … Continue reading

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7 things 2 consider

 A Response to Ali A. Rizvi At the risk of damning Ali Rizvi with faint praise I will say his 7 Things to Consider Before Choosing Sides in the Middle East is a heroic effort to stay neutral, in an emotion-raising conflict. I, for … Continue reading

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