Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Credit Where Its Due: Photo Edition

We often point out that the Huffington Post doesn't publish pictures of Israelis, let alone Israeli victims of terrorist violence. On the former, however, that has changed:

Now you can only know this kid is Israeli because if you squint, you can read that his hat is an IDF hat:

Of course, there's no way to know if the picture is at all connected with what is happening between Israel and Gaza, especially since he doesn't make it to the inside headline. But the Huffington Post's consistent record of never publishing Israeli terror victims remains strong, and check out the headline right below this one:

Even alleged spies for Israel among the Palestinians get more sympathy than Israeli children on the Huffington Post. Naturally many readers were okay with this extrajudicial killing.

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