Wednesday, January 07, 2009
Culture Jammers, creatives, and media warriors
As the bombs continue to rain down on Gaza, frustration with the Western media¹s coverage of the war is mounting. Referring to the same event, for example, the International Herald Tribune carried the straightforward headline '
Israeli Mortars Kill 40 Palestinian Refugees,
while CNN ran the headline
Israel: Hamas Mortars Prompted Attack Near UN School.
A public relations war is taking place alongside the bloody conflict and, for the
moment, the Palestinians are losing it badly.
Don't sit on the sidelines. Our 80,000-strong network can throw its weight behind Gaza in this propaganda war. Here are two things you can do right now:
1. Forward the following article and video link to as many people as
possible. Make sure your friends and family hear from you on this issue.
Who Is Winning the PR War?
Video of Israeli strikes hit UN schools - 06 Jan 09