08 January 2010

Israel's bad image: Blaming the victim

All of us know what a beating Israel has taken in the press. Newsweek's Michael Hirsh has taken note of Israel's bad image, but instead of naming the real culprit, he uses it as the occasion for another round of (relatively mild) Israel bashing. The entire problem, according to Hirsh, is Israel's inept public relations skills.
Is it really a sole fault of Israeli PR skills, insufficient as they may be? This and more in Ami Isseroff's post.