Saturday, June 20, 2009
Two Thirds of a Step Forward
The Palestinian Authority is launching a Hebrew-language version of its news service! Hurray! It's purpose? For its reader to "get to know his Palestinian rival, as the Palestinian knows his Israeli rival." A fair objective, but Tablet Magazine notes that "perhaps the word 'neighbor' would have been" more in line with the mission than "rival". Still, progress is progress.