2004 Most Requested Pages on EI

A graph showing page traffic to EI’s server during 2004, with peaks around the 1st anniverary of Rachel Corrie’s killing, several large-scale Israeli military incursions, and the reportage following the passing of Edward Said and Yasser Arafat. (EI)


The following lists of 2004 most requested EI articles and BY TOPIC reference pages was compiled from electronicIntifada.net webserver statistics recording the period between 1 January and 30 December 2004. This list covers the full range of articles and pages published by EI since 2001, not just those published in 2004. Links open in new windows to allow readers to browse through the list. Compiled by EI’s Nigel Parry and Arjan El Fassed.

EI MAIN SITE: 20 MOST REQUESTED ARTICLES DURING 2004

1. Photostory: Israeli bulldozer driver murders American peace activist
Nigel Parry and Arjan El Fassed, The Electronic Intifada, 16 March 2003
electronicintifada.net/v2/article1248.shtml

2. Is it a Fence? Is it a Wall? No, it’s a Separation Barrier
Nigel Parry, The Electronic Intifada, 1 August 2003
electronicintifada.net/v2/article1775.shtml

3. Yasser Arafat, 1929-2004
Obituary, The Electronic Intifada, 10 November 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3288.shtml

4. Al-Bassaleh, Volume 1, Issue 3, Black June 2001
electronicintifada.net/al-bassaleh/200106.html

5. Kerry Campaign releases Middle East policy seemingly drafted in Tel Aviv
Position Paper, John Kerry Campaign, 2 July 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2864.shtml

6. A Palestinian Authority steeped in paralysis and corruption
Hasan Abu Nimah, The Electronic Intifada, 18 February 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2432.shtml

7. “Gaza Strip” director to return student Academy Award to protest exclusion of Palestine
Ali Abunimah and Benjamin Doherty, The Electronic Intifada, 20 December 2002
electronicintifada.net/v2/article1002.shtml

8. Oscars’ double standard turns Palestinian film into refugee
Benjamin J Doherty & Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada, 10 December 2002
electronicintifada.net/v2/article962.shtml

9. The US Media and the Wall: Thomas Friedman and 60 Minutes
David Bloom, Patrick Connors, and Tom Wallace, The Electronic Intifada, 4 February 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2401.shtml

10. Why all the fuss about the Bush-Sharon meeting?
Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada, 14 April 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2577.shtml

11. McDonald’s Confirms ‘No Arabic’ policy at its restaurants in Israel
Ali Abunimah & Nigel Parry, The Electronic Intifada, 5 March 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2476.shtml

12. The End of the Arafat Era
Am Johal writing from Canada, Live from Palestine, 8 November 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3300.shtml

13. The reality and legality of Israel’s wall
Paul Troop, The Electronic Intifada, 24 November 2003
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2207.shtml

14. Remembering Edward Said
Obituary, The Electronic Intifada, 25 September 2003
electronicintifada.net/v2/article1974.shtml

15. Time to put the US media on trial for complicity in genocide?
Nigel Parry, The Electronic Intifada, 4 June 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2793.shtml

16. “These are my guests, and this is my house”, Priest stands up to the Wall
Larry Fata writing from Jerusalem, Live from Palestine, 3 June 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2784.shtml

17. ADC Cautions Media on Israel’s Deceptions
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, www.adc.org, 18 November 2002
electronicintifada.net/v2/article887.shtml

18. NYC D.A. calls political protest “a crime,” urges jail for organizers
Press Release, www.m26.org, 19 April 2004
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2586.shtml

19. Interview: Bert, an icon for millions of children, converts to extremist Islam
Al-Bassaleh, Volume 1, Issue 5, Black Fall 2001
electronicintifada.net/al-bassaleh/blackfall2001/bert.html

20. 117 Palestinians killed, hundreds injured during media’s “relative calm”
Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada, 26 December 2003
electronicintifada.net/v2/article2301.shtml

EI’S BY TOPIC SECTION: 10 MOST REQUESTED PAGES DURING 2004

1. Statistics: Casualty Statistics
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/219.shtml

2. People: CORRIE, Rachel — Peace Activist
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/people/8.shtml

3. Israel’s Apartheid Wall: Maps & Satellite Imagery
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/216.shtml

4. People: ARAFAT, Yasser — President of Palestine
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/people/111.shtml

5. Israel’s Apartheid Wall: Multimedia
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/274.shtml

6. Deconstructing the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ publication: The Current Situation in Israel - Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (Updated April 2001)
electronicintifada.net/forreference/israelidocs/mfafaq.html
The Reference Library, where this page is found, was the precursor to EI’s BY TOPIC section.

7. Activism: McDonald’s Israel’s ban on Arabic
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/251.shtml

8. Israel’s Apartheid Wall: Case before the International Court of Justice
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/215.shtml

9. Peace Negotiations: Sharon’s “Gaza Disengagement Plan” (early February 2004)
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/259.shtml

10. Maps & Satellite Imagery
electronicintifada.net/bytopic/maps.shtml