'New York Times' finds the term 'occupied' so confusing
May 6, 2022
(JNS) — The “West Bank” is “occupied” by Israel. Wait, no, only part of it is.
The Palestinian Arabs are “stateless.” Wait, no, a large segment of the region actually is “governed by the Palestinian Authority.”
These and other contradictory statements all appeared in a single article in The New York Times on April 17 by news correspondent Raja Abdulrahim. I almost feel sorry for her; she seems so confused.
It’s not, however, a confusion based on facts that are perplexing or unclear. It’s based on the blatant contradictions between the actual situation in Israel and t...