The BBC continues to ignore missile attacks on Israel.
The October 12thannouncement from the US State Department regarding withdrawal from UNESCO was the subject of an article that originally appeared on the BBC News website’s US & Canada and Middle East pages under the interestingly punctuated title “US quits Unesco over ‘anti-Israel bias'” and several hours later had its headline changed to “Israel to join US in quitting Unesco“.
The first five versions of the article carried the original headline with versions 2 and 3 telling BBC audiences that:
“…last year, Israel suspended cooperation with Unesco after the agency adopted a controversial resolution which made no reference to Jewish ties to a key holy site in Jerusalem.”
“…earlier this year, the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned Unesco for declaring the Old City of Hebron in the West Bank a World Heritage site.”
The UNESCO resolution mentioned in that first paragraph was passed in…
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Jack Webb was bumped from various rooms due to hospital crowding and repeatedly asked by various staff if he would agree to a do-not-resuscitate order.
By Richard Millett, London. The Guardian’s Michael Billington gave My Name Is Rachel Corrie four stars out of five in his review of the anti-Israel play now showing at the Young Vic Theatre in London. Billington’s review doesn’t hide the fact that the play was written by the late Alan Rickman and now Guardian Editor-in-Chief […]
Dozens are dead and hundreds wounded in a Las Vegas shooting A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a casino late Sunday in Nevada. Hundreds ran for cover as the shots rained down into a crowd of concertgoers gathered for the Route 91 Harvest Festival. Police entered the hotel casino, confronted the suspect…
Cette semaine, le pain aux bananes était à l’honneur sur kpourkatrine.com. Parce qu’une tranche de pain aux bananes c’est autant un dessert qu’une collation et que les recettes sont souvent faciles à faire. Ma version de pain aux bananes Pina Colada est évidemment inspirée du cocktail et du soleil! Vous comprendrez dès la première bouchée!!…
Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins tonight, and lasts for 2 days, until sundown on Friday night. This year, since Rosh Hashana falls on Thursday and Friday, we then run straight into Shabbat, giving us a 3-day festival (so I won’t be online again until Sunday at the earliest). The Jewish year follows the lunar calendar, and the number counts the number of years since Creation. This year we will mark the beginning of 5778.
To quote from previous Rosh Hashana posts, Rosh Hashana is not marked by great parties and merry-making for the Jewish New Year is also known as the Day of Judgement, the day when all humans are held accountable before Heaven for their good deeds and bad, and their fate for the coming year is decided. A good part of the two days of the festival is spent in emotional and uplifting…
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“COMMENTARY: Trudeau needs a legal weed market by 2019 — and Wynne is happy to help” @globalnews https://medium.com/@globalnews/commentary-trudeau-needs-a-legal-weed-market-by-2019-and-wynne-is-happy-to-help-40c3b149952b