Al-Jazeera Jihad TV

In January, 2007, Judea Pearl, whose son Daniel was kidnapped and executed by terrorists, wrote an article named “Another Perspective, or Jihad TV?” in the New York Times. “Al Jazeera’s editors choreograph a worldview in which an irreconcilable struggle rages between an evil-meaning Western oppressor and its helpless, righteous Arab victims,” Pearl explained. “Most worrisome, perhaps, it often reports on supposed Western conspiracies behind most Arab hardships or failings, thus fueling the sense of helplessness, humiliation and anger among Muslim youths and helping turn them into potential recruits for terrorist organizations.

INN, 1/2/2011

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