Israellycool: A Media Earthquake Started

And you might have missed it. We can file all this under the heading of lethal journalism. Last week Matti Friedmann wrote the most important article on the media and Israel of recent years. It lifts the lid on how the AP’s coverage of Israel is so slanted as to be completely worthless.

You simply need to read it all. I’m going to include just one section here because it talks to something I’ve long felt: Israel is just given way too much emphasis. I made exactly this point when I mentioned how Pakistan had displaced 500,000 people just before our defensive operation started and barely anyone noticed. Interestingly, Bret Stephens used exactly the same Pakistani example a couple of weeks later in his column at the Wall Street Journal…

h/t Marvin