Studies show that US coverage is Israeli-centric. The main bureaus for CNN, Associated Press, Time, etc. are located in Israel and often staffed by Israelis. The son of the NY Times bureau chief is in the Israeli army;"pundit" Jeffrey Goldberg served in the IDF; Wolf Blitzer worked for AIPAC. Because the U.S. gives Israel over $8 million/day - more than to any other nation - we feel it is essential that we be fully informed on this region. Below are news reports to augment mainstream coverage.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Report: 3 Palestinians hurt by hazardous material in Israel

Ma'an- Three people were lightly injured Tuesday by hazardous material in an industrial zone in northern Israel, the Israeli news site Ynet reported.

A leak of a hazardous material in the industrial zone of Baqa al-Gharbiyye was reported after a tractor collided with a barrel containing the unidentified hazardous substance, Ynet said. Read more