Helpful hints for American reporters (Israel=bad, Arabs=bad)

Following the firing of a CNN journalist for daring to praise the recently deceased Lebanese religious leader Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah, it’s clear that American corporate television allows anti-Arab statements to run 24/7, but dare say something that may upset the Zionist lobby or Israel, and you’ll be gone.

Here’s (former AIPAC employee) CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, alongside Norman Finkelstein, from a debate in 1989. Israel is beyond criticism, didn’t you know?

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