Tag Archives: Gaza

Been there, done that, got the Kippah

Exodus Mk II

I’ve deliberately avoided discussion of the Gaza Flotilla issue, largely because it’s one of our ‘hot-button-issues-that-attracts-insane-loonies’ (along with AGW and abortion), but this deeply cynical but extremely well informed analysis from STRATFOR is simply too good to pass up. Money quote? This: Israel is now in uncharted waters. It does not know how to respond. It […]

Perfectly Impartial In Every Way

A Commons motion criticising the BBC and Sky for refusing to broadcast a plea for humanitarian aid funding for Gaza has been backed by 170 MPs. The Disasters Emergency Committee’s Gaza Crisis Appeal was screened on Monday by ITV, Channel 4 and Five. The BBC’s explanation that airing the film would threaten its impartiality was […]