Israeli sources outweigh Hamas 12 to 1 on school shelling

Source: The Washington Post By now much of the world has heard about at least 16 Palestinians killed when a school was shelled yesterday in Gaza. Far less clear for American readers is who did the shelling. While foreign papers like The Guardian said the shells …

“No-name” dead Palestinians

By now the whole world knows the names of three Israelis killed in the West Bank last week. And thanks to yesterday’s New York Times (as seen above), we also know their family names, their ages, what they where doing at the time and even …

New York Times changes sectarian headline

That’s today’s headline (above), changed as a direct result of this post I wrote about yesterday’s sectarian headline (below): Ben Hubbard, the reporter who wrote the piece, contacted me after reading my post and had this to say about the change: “Thanks for pointing this …

CNN Abu Dhabi: A PR coup

Photo: CNN  “From the crossroads of east and west, we’re live in Abu Dhabi,” CNN anchor John Defterios frequently says from the network’s studio in the UAE capital. A long time CNN correspondent, Defterios, who has been hosting the program “Global Exchange” live everyday, also …