A CRISIS IN PALESTINE is again all over the headlines. From stabbings and Molotov cocktails, to killing of protesters and anti-Arab lynch mobs--how much of the mass media coverage can we really trust?
In this new episode of The Empire Files Abby Martin takes a look at how the so-called "Israel-Palestine conflict" has been covered by the mainstream press during the last crisis in the region, and the variety of tactics employed by the state of Israel to control the narrative: from it's Hasbara propaganda machine, to outright killing of journalists.
She interviews journalist Dan Cohen, who has who just returned from seven months of living and reporting from Gaza and the occupied West Bank . She also talks with Rania Khalek of Electronic Intifida.