Author Archives: Simon Plosker


“Strike Against Islam”: Daily Mail’s Provocative Headline

“Strike Against Islam”: Daily Mail’s Provocative Headline

An air strike on a Sudanese weapons factory, allegedly carried out by Israel, has been described as a “dry run” for a potential future Israeli operation against Iranian nuclear facilities. The Daily Mail, however, seems to have got a bit mixed up: Israel, of course, has no intentions of striking anybody’s religion. How long before


Ha’aretz Illustrates Its Own Bias

If any other newspaper in the world had come up with the following photograph to illustrate the story below, there would be understandable outrage: According to the story in Ha’aretz (republished from the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, which did not include a photo), the aforementioned Tracey Nelson worked for the New York Jewish Federation, yet nowhere is