Happy new year from Mondoweiss

A Mondoweiss report of comments made by Sheldon Adelson was picked up by news outlets around the world.

A 2013 Highlight: Mondoweiss report on Sheldon Adelson picked up by news outlets around the world.

Thank you for another wonderful year of Mondoweiss. In what has become somewhat of a yearly tradition around these parts, here is a rundown of some of our site stats from the past year (and here are the year-end roundups from 20122011 and 2010). In 2013 Mondoweiss had:

  • 8.3 million page views
  • 5.1 million visitors
  • 2,832 posts

And here are the top 15 most viewed posts published in 2013*:

15. Adelson says Obama should fire ‘atomic weapon’ at Iran, not negotiate by Philip Weiss

14. Just because you like bubbly water, you don’t have to buy into occupation: A guide to alternatives to SodaStream by Henry Norr

13. BBC to censor violinist Nigel Kennedy’s statement about Israeli apartheid from TV broadcast by Tom Suarez

12. Do’s and don’ts for progressives discussing Syria by Ramah Kudaimi

11. Israeli pours putrid skunk gas over homes in occupied Palestine by Philip Weiss

10. Mohammed Assaf IS Arab Idol!!! by Annie Robbins

9. Natalie Portman and Woody Allen see anti-Semitism as pervasive by Philip Weiss

8. Attack in Tel Aviv: ‘Jewish girls do not go out with Blacks!’ by David Sheen

7. Dershowitz calls Hawking an ‘ignoramus,’ a ‘lemming,’ and likely an anti-Semite by Philip Weiss

6. Zombie Hasbara: ‘World War Z’ and Hollywood’s Zionist embrace by Jesse Benjamin

5. Obama told friends he reneged on progressive promises out of fear of assassination — former CIA analyst by Philip Weiss

4. Amina Tyler’s naked activism by @WomanUnveiled

3. ‘The bra is a security threat’: Harassment and interrogation at Ben Gurion airport by Anonymous

2. Palestinian-American student denied entry to Israel after being told, ‘there is no such thing as Palestine’ by Yara Karmalawy

1. The reviews are in: ‘Zero Dark Thirty makes me hate muslims’ by Adam Horowitz

* Special mention to Annie Robbin’s post Joseph and Mary can’t make it to Bethlehem, on Banksy’s Christmas card, which actually was the most viewed post of the past year — over 168,000 views! – although it was published in 2012.

Thanks again for all your support and see you in 2014!


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