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By David Herman  

Two weeks is a long time in journalism

Two weeks is a long time in journalism

On 29 January, in a previous blog post on Gaza, I wrote: “Reuters UK today published an interesting online report, ‘Hamas accused of torture death of Gaza critic’. ” I went on to note that the article made three points: “1) The main story is that a Palestinian man accused Hamas militants of ‘torturing and killing his brother for publicly criticising them.’ The dead man, ‘a teacher, was a supporter of the Fatah movement…’ 2) According…

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