Since it’s the last holiday weekend of the summer, I’m not going to put up a long post. It has been awhile since I ranted about the mainstream media’s bias. 17 more words
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A good friend of mine recently lamented on Facebook about a story he heard on National Public Radio’s well-respected show “All Things Considered.”
As a college journalism graduate and a high school journalism teacher, I naturally find these debates irresistible, and so I decided to look up the story and hear it for myself. 798 more words
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I am a lifelong Democrat, a political liberal, a Reform rabbi, and for four decades, until last week, a New York Times subscriber. What drove me away was the paper’s incessant denigration of Israel, a torrent of articles, photographs, and op-ed columns that consistently present the Jewish State in the worst possible light.
It’s natural for the major media to publish articles defending Barack’s six years of vacationing, golfing and partying. I’ve seen story after story comparing G.W. Bush’s vacation time to Barack’s. 775 more words
If you read nothing else about the war, aka Operation Protective Edge, read this article. Matti Friedman, a former AP correspondent, explains how he and his colleagues got Israel so wrong in this seminal article “ 1,681 more words