Tuesday, August 15, 2006

War News

Here's an article concerning the glaring imbalance in Middle Eastern war coverage.

CNN Int'l snubs Israeli civilians

Highly unbalanced report mostly ignores plight of Israeli civilians, portrays Israelis as soldiers and politicians in suits, while coverage from Lebanon features in-depth interviews with Lebanese civilians and images of children and ruins; no mention of large number of Israelis displaced from their homes in north...

It's no wonder that the ceasefire makes no sense; we've been told almost nothing about the war. It's been a celebration of Lebanese victimhood. You can get a sense of what's happening from Michael Totten though. Too bad there's only one of him over there.