Author Archives: Ibrahim Ibn Yusuf

The shifting morality of Israeli hasbara

Isabel Kershner’s recent piece in the NYT, "Tough Military Stance Stirs Little Debate in Israel," reports Israel’s current war doctrine, whereby "as long as the targets are legitimate ones, the whole point is to try to overwhelm the enemy with … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Sweden just condemn Aftonbladet? No, not really

Sweden’s foreign minister has cancelled a visit to Israel against a backdrop of diplomatic tension between both countries over the publication in Aftonbladet, one of Sweden’s leading papers, of a story suggesting that Israeli soldiers harvested organs from Palestinian prisoners … Continue reading

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