Tag Archives: Pallywood

Lebanon-Israel-Olympics

Reply to Ruby Hamad’s Don’t ask athletes to set aside politics ‘in the spirit of the Olympics’ Is there even one Palestinian in the Lebanese Olympic team? There are few things more hypocritical than Lebanese claiming to snub Israel because … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Pallywood in Olive Green

Are viral videos curable? Rabbi Ascherman from Rabbis for Human Rights (RHR) claims to have escaped a settler with a knife. Five Minutes for Israel analyses the video and some of the explanations. Frankly I find too many red flags, or should that … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Pallywood in Olive Green

International Women’s Pallywood

Female Fauxtography The Palestinians are often noted for appropriating everybody and anybody’s narratives. When I first became interested, in-depth, in Israel advocacy the PLO were claiming that plane hijackers and bus bombers were somehow the equivalent of Viet Cong fighting a guerilla … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on International Women’s Pallywood

End of the Line

Petition: withdraw Charles Enderlin’s press licence It took thirteen years for the Israeli Government to announce what every rational person already knew. Mohamed al Durrah was in all reasonable likelihood not shot by the IDF at Netzarim Junction in the Gaza Strip on September … Continue reading

Posted in Action Items | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on End of the Line

All in the label

Relabeling Sabra & Shatila as Deir Yassin Today is the memorial Day for Israel’s Fallen Servicemen and Women. Tomorrow is Independence Day. A good reason to hobble a mislabeled libel gone viral. One persistent feature of Pallywood Fauxtography is the … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on All in the label

Palestinian Photoshoppery

A picture tells a 1,000 lies Can you spot the difference? The picture, on the left, of an Israeli soldier, apparently, threatening two children is doing the rounds of the Internet. It offended me, not only for the propaganda but for … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog, Photos | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Palestinian Photoshoppery

The BBC prefers blondes

07 November 2012 More dubious photography on BBC website When the BBC distributes a Pallywood photo opportunity, do they do this blindly or do they really not have a clue? There must be a warm place in hell for parents … Continue reading

Posted in 5MFI Blog | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on The BBC prefers blondes