Around the world people are disgusted by the bias in the mainstream media’s coverage of the Middle East. Many are turning to the Internet for truthful accounts and analysis of events. Socialist Worker rounds up some highlights.
The Angry Arab
“No matter what happens next, and even if Israel manages to kill Nasrallah or other leaders, Israel’s ability to achieve its goals is diminishing not increasing.”
Acerbic and incredibly detailed analysis of Israel’s assaults from Lebanese-born US academic As’ad AbuKhalil.
Go to: angryarab.blogspot.com
“Israelis are inflicting collective punishment on Lebanese civilians.”
US anti-war activist and politician Tom Hayden on why he won’t get fooled again by Israel.
Go to: www.counterpunch.org
Blackmail by bombs
“Israel decided that this would not only be a good time to go on the offensive but that the battle would be decisive.
“If the Israeli terrorist project and military adventure is not to prevail, it is not just the resilience of the resistance that matters but also the unity of the Lebanese against Israeli aggression.”
Azmi Bishara, a Palestinian MP in the Israeli parliament, writes in the Palestine Chronicle on the nature of imperialism and resistance.
Go to: www.palestinechronicle.com