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Netanyahu’s ‘Telegenically Dead’ Comment Is Grotesque but Not Original

Netanyahu’s ‘Telegenically Dead’ Comment Is Grotesque but Not Original





GAZA, PALESTINE - 2014/07/20:
Palestinian medics carry the
body of a child killed in
Shijaiyah east of Gaza City,
after Israel expanded its ground
offensive on the Gaza Strip
(Photo by Ibrahim Khader/Pacific
Press/LightRocket via Getty
Images)


July 22, 2014 "ICH"
- "The
Intercept
" - -  

Benjamin Netanyahu, yesterday, on CNN,
addressing worldwide sympathy for the civilian
victims of Israeli violence in Gaza
: They
want to pile up as many civilian dead as
they can. They use telegenically
dead Palestinians for their cause.

They want the more dead, the better.

Joseph Goebbels, November 16,
1941, essay in Das Reich, addressing
Germany sympathy for German Jews forced to wear
yellow stars
: The

Reaping What We Have Sown In Gaza

Reaping What We Have Sown In Gaza

Reaping
What We Have Sown In Gaza




Those who turned Gaza into an internment camp for
1.8 million people should not be surprised when they
tunnel underneath the earth.



By Amira Hass




July 22, 2014 "ICH"
- "Haaretz"
-- -
I’ve already raised the white flag. I’ve stopped
searching the dictionary for the word to describe
half of a boy’s missing head while his father
screams “Wake up, wake up, I bought you a toy!” How
did Angela Merkel, the chancellor of Greater
Germany, put it? Israel’s right to defend itself.


I’m still
struggling with the need to share details of the
endless number of talks I’ve had with friends in
Gaza, in order to document what it’s like to wait
for your turn in the slaughterhouse. For example,
the talk I had on Saturday morning with J. from al-Bureij
refugee camp, while he w…

Gaza's children, most likely to be killed, live in state of 'shock and horror'

Gaza's children, most likely to be killed, live in state of 'shock and horror'

Gaza’s children, most likely to be killed, live in state of "shock and horror"Submitted by Nora Barrows-Fr... on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 20:47 140722-palestinian-boy-gaza.jpgIsrael’s indiscriminate attacks on Gaza have killed, injured and deeply traumatized Palestinian children.

(Eyad Al Baba / APA images)






Many children were killed or seriously injured in Israel’s massacre in Shujaiya on Sunday.

(Ashraf Amra / APA images) “We have never seen it this bad for children,” says Ivan Karakashian of Defence for Children International-Palestine.

(Mohammed Asad / APA images) Israel killed 19 children from one familyDCI-Palestine lists the names of the children from the Abu Jami’
family in Khan Younis. “All were sheltering in their four-storey house
when the strike occurred without warning,” the organization says.


Njoud Tayseer Ahmad Abu Jami’, 4 months

Bisan Bassam Ahmad Abu Jami’, 6 months

Nour Yaser Ahmad…