Tag Archives: NYT

Ban Ki Moon and the New York Times pile on against Israel

In an earlier post I quoted Arlene Kushner who talked about UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon’s outrageous assertion that Palestinians are stabbing Israeli civilians, throwing rocks and firebombs, and even shooting, because of “frustration at the ongoing occupation and … Continue reading

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After the Paris murders: Islam and the West, and blaming the Jews

The horrific terrorist murders in Paris have led to much thinking and opining about the root causes of the attacks and Muslim hostility towards the West and the Jews.  The prime root cause in my humble opinion is Western denial … Continue reading

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Once again the NYT’s Roger Cohen wants to save Israel from itself

For a long time now I’ve refrained from fisking New York Times’ articles and opinion pieces about Israel because they are either so anti-Israel, or so ignorant as to be irrelevant and even self-defeating in that they just provoke the … Continue reading

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Catching up on the news

This is going to be another catch-up post since I’ve been too busy to keep up with the news in recent days. I’m not sure how on earth this news item flew in under the radar of all the mainstream … Continue reading

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Netanyahu to New York Times: Take a hike

A couple of days ago, New York Times opinion-writer (and self-opinionated pompous blowhard buffoon) Thomas Friedman penned a disgraceful article essentially accusing the “Israel Lobby” of manipulating Congress. I sure hope that Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, understands that the … Continue reading

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Israel accused of “Pinkwashing”

An outrageous yet ridiculous article in the New York Times caught my eye, written by Sarah Schulman, a Professor of Humanities (G-d help her students!) at College of Staten Island, City University of New York. The article deals with Israel’s … Continue reading

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