Links o' the Day: Jenin
The 'engineer'. Al-Ahram, an Egyptian newspaper, has a portrait of an Islamic Jihad bomb maker in Jenin.
Debunking six common Israeli myths. The Electronic Intafada site attempts to counter the 06distortion of the Israeli War Machine07. Is it a well-researched, persuasive argument, or rhetorical hyperbole? (related MeFi thread)
Largest Pro-Palestine Rally in Washington. 35,000 - 50,000 people protest Israeli leaders and American Middle East foreign policy, emphasizing the need for a Palestinian state.
The Root Cause of Terrorism. Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu argues that terrorism is rooted in the tyranny of the Palestinian authority.
Return of an Ancient Hatred. Former President Jimmy Carter cautions against anti-Semitism in light of recent Israeli criticism. Most highly recommended editorial.
Bitter Lessons for 2 Enemies. This NY Times article gives a fair and unbiased account of the tragedy in Jenin, dismissing Palestinian claims of a massacre, yet acknowledging the extreme and unhumanitarian tactics of the Israeli Defense Force.
Metafilter reacts to the initial reports of the UN envoy. (April 18)
Kuro5hin reacts after the Passover suicide bombings. (April 2)