CBS Hypes A Measly ‘Half Dozen’ Offi­cials Resign­ing Over Gaza War

The Tues­day edi­tion of CBS Morn­ings rolled out an old-fash­ioned appeal to iden­ti­ty fal­la­cy as cor­re­spon­dent Jim Axel­rod inter­viewed for­mer Army Maj. Har­ri­son Mann so that the lat­ter could use his Jew­ish iden­ti­ty to smear Israel as inten­tion­al­ly tar­get­ing civil­ians and wag­ing a cam­paign of eth­nic cleans­ing. Mean­while, Axelord him­self would hype a measly “more than a half dozen gov­ern­ment offi­cials” who have resigned in protest.
Axel­rod began his report with a voiceover, “When the reports start­ed to fil­ter i …