#GazaUnderAttack | American media’s new pro-Israel bias: Same party line at wrong time

# NEVER FORGET THE PALESTINIAN HOLOCAUST

Occupied Palestine | فلسطين

“Many people agree with and sympathize with your determination to stop these attacks on your people,” Bob Schieffer told Netanyahu.

“Many people agree with and sympathize with your determination to stop these attacks on your people,” Bob Schieffer told Netanyahu.

PressTV | Fri Aug 1, 2014 1:26PM GMT

Chris McGreal, The Guardian

Here are a few questions you won’t hear asked of the parade of Israeli officials crossing US television screens during the current crisis in Gaza:

• What would you do if a foreign country was occupying your land?

• What does it mean that Israeli cabinet ministers deny Palestine’s right to exist?

• What should we make of a prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, who as opposition leader in the 1990s was found addressing rallies under a banner reading “Death to Arabs”?

These are contentious questions, to be sure, and with complicated answers. But they are relevant to understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict today. They also parallel the issues routinely raised by American journalists with Palestinian officials, pressing to consider how the…

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