Friday, January 18, 2019

Documenting BBC amplification of an UNRWA campaign

Among the topics (see ‘related articles’ below) that the BBC chose to promote during 2018 in a manner that went beyond ordinary reporting both in terms of the amount of content produced and adherence...

When your child goes to Israel for a gap year

Parents always worry about their children's welfare and certainly when they send their young adult children to an Israel gap year program. Rightly so, although in just about every case, the year passes and the kids...

Mahmoud Abbas Contradicts the Palestinian Narrative on Refugees – Amb. Dore Gold, JCPA

It has been axiomatic for the Palestinian narrative that as a result of the first Arab-Israeli war in 1948, the Palestinian Arab refugees were forcibly expelled by Israeli forces from their towns and villages. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZOcemGsBjA ...

Recent Increase in Terrorist Attacks in Judea and Samaria

Since September 2018 there has been an increase in the number of significant terrorist attacks carried out in Judea and Samaria. Five adults were killed in the attacks, and a three-day-old baby, born prematurely...
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UPDATE: Video (with subtitles) of Slain Soldier’s Father’s Response — Plus, story from bedside...

The Hebrew version of Rav Meirav's response to the terror attack killing his stepson, Sgt. Yosef Cohen (19), has gone viral. We want our non-hebrew speaking audience to feel the impact of his emotional...

עבאס לא גינה את הרציחות : Documentation: Abbas never condemned the murders

It has been widely reported that Machmud Abbas, head of the Palestinian Authority, condemned the murders of Israelis which took place last week. No such thing took place.   Here is the Abbas text, in English and...

Morally bankrupt…writes Michael Kuttner

A definition of this malady states: “moral bankruptcy is the stage a country or organization reaches when it trades away or violates too many of its core values and commitments.” When I read this explanation...

Germany Empowers Iran and Redoubles Support for Hamas-Enabler UNRWA

French President Macron and German Chancellor Merkel have won accolades for pushing EU members to fight anti-Semitism. That of course could be a good thing. But such high-minded pronouncements are never matched when it...

.@UNRWA loans money to Syrian regime thugs, Hamas and Islamic Jihad

UNRWA is very proud of their microfinance program, giving small loans to people who need them: The UNRWA microfinance department provides sustainable income-generation opportunities for Palestine refugees, as well as other poor or marginalised groups...

Justice in Jerusalem: Written hours after burial of a 4 day old Jewish infant,...

A little more than two years ago, the Forward broke the story, with clear documentation that the nascent Palestinian Authority had actually established a formal killer incentive system to award those who murder Jews. A...