Here's a Story You Won't Find in American Newspapers

Is the American press wearing a blindfold? Is the European press anti-Zionist?  

From Donald Macintyre in today's edition of the Independent (U.K): "Israeli settlers poisoning our sheep, say West Bank farmers"

Earlier in the month, the story actually warranted balanced coverage in the Jerusalem Post.

For a long and somewhat useless parsing of the NYT's coverage of the Israel-Palestine Bed-In, check out Daniel Okrent in last Sunday's Op-ed section.

(To offer the briefest and most subjective answers to the two questions posed in the subhead above: Yes, and yes.)


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