Ed: 48: March/2023

AIR 48 3p1
The refugee tragedy of 1948 was initially described as afflicting Arabs and the Arab world, not Palestinians or Palestine specifically (Image: Alamy Stock Photo)

Essay: The “Nakba” Narrative

March 2, 2023 | Sol Stern

Israeli PM Netanyahu has boasted in the past of his strong relationship with Russian President Putin (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Israel’s Russia-Ukraine dilemma

March 2, 2023 | Daniel Rakov

New NZ PM Chris Hipkins  (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

AIR New Zealand: Labour political shakeup kicks off election year

March 2, 2023 | Miriam Bell

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Media Microscope: A festive time

March 1, 2023 | Allon Lee

Biblio File: A Marketing Microscope

March 1, 2023 | Jamie Hyams

Malaysian PM Anwar Ibrahim with his Thai counterpart Prayuth Chan-ocha in Bangkok (Image: Thai News Pix)

Asia Watch: Middle Man

March 1, 2023 | Michael Shannon

Sweets are handed out in Gaza to celebrate the deadly synagogue attack in Jerusalem (Image: Twitter)

Deconstruction Zone: Palestinians must confront the violence in our culture

March 1, 2023 | Bassem Eid

Sufyaan Khalifa: Even Christians should not celebrate Christmas (YouTube screenshot)

“Santa is Satan!”: Aussie preacher

March 1, 2023 | Ran Porat

Lebanese-born analyst Hussain Abdul-Hussain: Arab advocates of peace with Israel have a crucial role to play and should not remain silent (YouTube screenshot)

Normalisation – an Arab view

March 1, 2023 | Hussain Abdul-Hussain

President Isaac Herzog – scion of one of Israel’s most significant political families – has sought to “put up ladders for everyone to climb down” (Image: Shutterstock)

Herzog forges a new role 

February 28, 2023 | Haviv Rettig Gur

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Noted and Quoted – March 2023

February 28, 2023 | AIJAC staff

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Scribblings: Truth about Palestinian deaths could help stop them

February 27, 2023 | Tzvi Fleischer