CNN has no problem ignoring stories like these... Because.. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ronen Newmark
    • 23.10.11 | 01:36 (IST)

    There is a narrative battle here. The narrative needs to maintain continuity. And that continuity is that when an Israeli is murdered, it's quietly justified because Israel is no longer seen as the "under dog". The blind media reports when walls and fences are erected, they report when people protest in the streets to remove "blockades" and "checkpoints", however, when attempted murders happen (which prompt these blockades) SUDDENLY it's not news worthy. Absolutely disgusting... As I'm typing this right now, I confirm there is NO MENTION of this stabbing on CNN's main Middle Eastern section. I WONDER if a Jewish settler stabbed anyone if it would also be ignored? You want to know WHY there are checkpoints? WHY there are blockades? WHY there are fences? Well HERE IS WHY!!! Israel needs to apologize to NO ONE's criticisms at this point. NO ONE. Stabbers don't get States!

    from the article: IDF searches for Jerusalem stabbing suspect in West Bank village
    First published 22:07 22.10.11 | Last updated 22:07 22.10.11
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