New York Times Reporters Avoid Investigative Journalism When Covering Israel’s Bombing of UN-Run School

By: Monday July 28, 2014 9:15 am

New York Times reporters seem to have neglected to engage in investigative journalism when reporting on last week’s attack by Israeli forces on a school in Gaza.

The school in Beit Hanoun, which was being run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), was shelled on July 24. At least sixteen people were killed and about 200 people were wounded in the attack, which occurred while the UN agency was trying to evacuate people.


Israeli Ground Invasion Kills 28 More Palestinians, Forces Fire Unknown ‘White Poisonous Gas’

By: Friday July 18, 2014 6:46 am

Twenty-eight more Palestinians have been killed since Israeli military forces launched a ground invasion into Gaza, according to Ma’an News Agency.

Shelling apparently killed three children when “targeted shelling” killed three children in a home in northern Gaza. The three children killed in their bedroom were: 14-year-old Ahmad Ismail Musallam, his 13-year-old sister, Alaa, and his 15-year-old brother, Muhammad

MENA Mashup: Al Aqsa, Egypt, and Yemen

By: Thursday April 17, 2014 5:50 pm

And, for sh*ts and giggles, The Mustache of Fury, flaps his lips… BOLTON: A ‘three-state solution’ for Middle East peace. Reality calls for attaching Gaza to Egypt and the West Bank to Jordan.

They Have Drones? Surprise!

By: Sunday October 7, 2012 4:00 pm

A weapon doesn’t have to powerful, or to be wielded by the powerful, to be effective.

False Flags and Persian Fantasies

By: Saturday October 6, 2012 5:00 pm

Why does the Grey Lady continue to employ David Sanger, didn’t they learn anything from the sordid Judith Affair…?

IDF Tree Removal Kills Three in Lebanon

By: Tuesday August 3, 2010 12:45 pm

Deadly fighting breaks out on Israel-Lebanon border after IDF forces try to trim hedges on Lebanese side of border fence.

US Joint Chiefs Chair’s Close Alliance With the IDF

By: Sunday June 27, 2010 6:00 pm

In his visit today to Israel, U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Michael Mullen said “I always try to see the threats and the challenges from an Israeli perspective.”

Gaza Flotilla Demonstration in Paris

By: Friday June 4, 2010 12:15 pm

About 200 people demonstrated against the attack on the Gaza flotilla in Paris on Thursday.

Glenn Greenwald and Eliot Spitzer on the Gaza Flotilla

By: Wednesday June 2, 2010 9:30 am

You don’t often get a piece of cable TV this good, so it’s worth transcribing and posting in its entirety. In a rare and contentious eight minute cable news segment, Glenn Greenwald decided to set the record straight with Eliot Spitzer on MSNBC regarding the Gaza flotilla.

IDF Information Blockade Fails: Growing Number of Flotilla Survivors Debunk IDF’s Massacre Story

By: Tuesday June 1, 2010 5:20 pm

In order to prop up the IDF’s storyline that it and not the Freedom Flotilla was attacked first in international waters, the Israeli government has been trying to deny media access to the flotilla survivors — but their effort to create an information blockade is failing. The survivors’ stories are getting out, and they all debunk the IDF’s claims.

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