Tagged: Goldstone Report

Goldstone plays pretend to the Jewish press 0

Goldstone plays pretend to the Jewish press

From the Forward: Goldstone’s findings themselves have, meanwhile, been left largely unexamined. The 36 specific incidents he focuses on in his report paint a disturbing picture of an Israeli army purposefully targeting unarmed civilians....

My interview with The Forward 0

My interview with The Forward

On Wednesday, a Forward reporter did an email interview with me for a story that he planned on writing about the substance of the Goldstone report. He indicated that he was working on the...

Goldstone report inaccuracies part 18 0

Goldstone report inaccuracies part 18

Part Two, Section A of the Goldstone Report is dedicated to “Military Operations.” Goldstone decides to begin this section with a description of the blockade: 311. The military operations of 28 December to 19...

Goldstone report inaccuracies part 17 0

Goldstone report inaccuracies part 17

Goldstone looks for Israeli corroboration for a series of incidents that he details of alleged IDF point-blank shooting of civilians. He heavily relies on the published anonymous “testimony” of soldiers speaking at the Rabin...

Goldstone Report inaccuracies, part 16 0

Goldstone Report inaccuracies, part 16

The Goldstone Report includes these pieces of information: 397. While it appears that all the policemen killed in this location were taking part in a training course, there is conflicting information on the details....

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 14 0

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 14

One of the most-exaggerated events of the Gaza war was the accusation that Israel had bombed an UNRWA school, killing some 46 people according to some reports. As time went on, it became clear...

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 13 0

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 13

In two separate but virtually identical paragraphs, the Goldstone Commission report says: 1582. Insofar that movement and access restrictions, the settlements and their infrastructure, demographic policies with regards to Jerusalem and Area C, and...

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 11 0

Goldstone report inaccuracies, part 11

While we have already looked at some of Goldstone’s inaccuracies concerning the civilian status of Gaza police, the report makes more specific mention of the police killed at the areas they visited in Gaza,...