Category Archives: Media and journalism

This is how to do Hasbara

Naftali Bennett shows how it’s done on BBC’s Hard Talk program. The interviewer, Stephen Sackur, is quite hard-hitting, and is fairly irritating in places when he keeps harping on the purported instability of Netanyahu’s government and on the dangers of … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Here we go again, time to end the week with a refreshing dose of good news in my latest Good News Friday installment. As you might have noticed from the frequency in which I use Dry Bones cartoons to illustrate … Continue reading

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IDF soldier killed on Lebanese border. Guardian reports “Israel hit back first”

Last night we heard the sad news that St.-Sgt. Maj. Shlomi Cohen was killed by Lebanese sniper fire on the Israel-Lebanon border. An IDF soldier has been killed by cross-border gunfire from Lebanon while driving in an army vehicle on … Continue reading

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The EU drops its working definition of Antisemitism. Antisemites rejoice

If you look down the right-hand sidebar of this blog, you will see a link under the “Resources” heading titled “EUMC working definition of antisemitism“.  However if you click on this link you will now receive a “page no longer … Continue reading

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The truth about Israel’s Bedouin resettlement plan

In recent days there has been an onslaught from all directions on Israel because of its plan to resettle the Negev Bedouin, via the Begin-Prawer Bill. The onslaught has come from the leftist media – Haaretz in Israel, and the … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Another week has passed so quickly and now it’s time for another Good News Friday installment to cheer us up for Shabbat. We start with the amazing news that Israeli researchers have discovered a revolutionary alternative to fuel – making … Continue reading

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