“Hamas Appreciation Month” at NY Times?

In May 2019, the New York Times and its Jerusalem bureau chief David Halbfinger excused deadly Hamas rocket attacks as an expression of “impatience” with Israeli bad behavior, suggested the group mistakenly hits Israeli civilians with “stray” rockets, and described Hamas gunmen killed while shooting Israelis as mere “demonstrators.” 

Why does the newspaper conceal the ugly truth about the internationally designated terror organization and its war crimes?