15 February '10
Yesterday's IBA Television newscast began with a plea by veteran editor, journalist and broadcaster Steve Leibowitz asking viewers to protest the demise of the station. This isn't the first time that Israel's foolish, short-sighted politicians have tried to close down the English news. But this time, it's more than just that. The entire broadcasting authority, including the Kol Yisrael, Voice of Israel radio is in danger.