Author Archives: Jillian C. York

Israeli Minister joins call for removal of pro-Palestinian Facebook page

Last week, I wrote about’s Editor, Jackie Cohen, using her platform as a bully pulpit to encourage “friends of Israel” to report a Facebook Page calling for an intifada (uprising) in the Palestinian territories in the hopes of getting … Continue reading

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Help bring Al Jazeera English to U.S. airwaves

I was living in Morocco at the time that Al Jazeera English launched, in November of 2006.  At the time, an English speaker could expect to have access via satellite to MBC4 and MBC2, UK-based Saudi channels that played sitcoms, … Continue reading

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