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Rachel Corrie and the “Cycle of Violence”

The verdict from an Israeli judge that Rachel Corrie’s death was  an accident has set off a predictable whirlwind of media coverage. Reading The Guardian’s report, this section stands out: At...

August 28, 2012 9:38 By :

BBC Runs Unverifiable “Scoop” From Credibility-Challenged Richard Silverstein

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. BBC runs unverifiable “scoop”...

August 16, 2012 14:31 By :

BBC Man Lands New York Times Top Job

Mark Thompson The Daily Telegraph reports that outgoing BBC director general Mark Thompson has been named president and chief executive of the New York Times. According to the report: Mr Thompson will...

August 15, 2012 12:07 By :

HR Comment: Righting a Capital Offense

HR’s Managing Editor is published in the Jerusalem Post.

August 14, 2012 13:23 By :

HR Launches First Ever Joint Mission With Sydney Community

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August 14, 2012 13:20 By :

HonestReporting Forces Guardian to Retract Claim That Tel Aviv is Capital of Israel

HonestReporting achieves a significant success.

August 8, 2012 11:33 By :

The Guardian’s Olympian Obsession

It’s not been a vintage performance by Israel’s team at the London Olympics. Disappointing for sure but perhaps not entirely surprising. What is surprising, however, is The Guardian‘s...

August 7, 2012 10:52 By :

Israel Made Me Beat My Wife

It’s truly amazing just how far The Guardian can go when it comes to blaming Israel. Angela Robson takes a look at the status of women in Gaza and carries out some interviews: “Before the...

July 31, 2012 13:06 By :

UPDATE: Guardian Style Guide: Tel Aviv No Longer Israel’s Capital

Update – 30/07/12 While the BBC’s failure to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital in its Olympics coverage has caught the attention of many of us, including the Israeli government,...

July 30, 2012 17:54 By :

BBC’s Disgusting Response to Olympic Complaints

At HonestReporting, we recognize and credit our readership for taking action against the media when they are sufficiently motivated to do so. While it is our job to encourage activism, we know that our...

July 24, 2012 13:51 By :