Beyond the traditional ‘bad news sells’

Pix: HECTOR RETAMAL, AFP/Getty More often than not we’ve been critical of Star. However, today we’ve something positive to say in that the paper has recently been giving coverage to Haiti. Even Utusan has. It’s good that our local MSM are doing this after their disproportionate focus on Gaza. However, most of what they’re reporting … Continue reading

Name them babies ‘Rosmah’ lah

Back in January, a grateful Haitian mother named her son ‘Israel’ — the first baby delivered in the IDF field hospital. The hospital was the only one of its kind set up at the Port-au-Prince earthquake disaster area. Read here about an orphaned Haitian teenager getting a new pair of legs at a Tel Aviv … Continue reading

The best place for Polis Di Raja Malaysia

LAT pix — Sounlove Zamor and her sister By Hartal MSM Israel was one of the first on the ground after the devastating Haiti earthquake in January. She dispatched a 220-personnel emergency rescue-and-response team as well as set up a high-tech field hospital staffed with 40 doctors, 25 nurses and paramedics. Najib Razak sent Haiti … Continue reading

Heck, they’re just blacks … who cares

Pix above lifted from AP. Brazil and Argentina have been knocked out of the World Cup. The two countries’ flags were flying amidst the rubble in Port-au-Prince – that would be Haiti’s capital. When all else is lost, there’s still football. Yesterday, the Montreal Gazette had this story ‘Haiti’s camps of despair’. Its reporter Sue … Continue reading