My social media is on fire. Ever since Israel launched its operation protective edge, face book, whatsapp and even in emails (communication through which is serious matter, akin to writing and receiving a hand-written letter). By fate or choice, reaction of 99.9% on my home page is one of extreme anger, frustration, helplessness and pure hate.
Juggling between different news media, ranging from CNN, BBC, Washington post, LA times to tribune Pakistan, dawn, the news and even Times of India, it is impossible to ignore what one might call a pro-Israel bias in the said US media and anti-Israel bias in the news coverage and columns of Pakistani news papers. BBC seems a neutral umpire but BBC America, seems tailored and, unfortunately, dummed down, for American consumption.
Which brings me to the many pages I am bombarded with on face book. Apparently, face book algorithms assume, Read more »