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Hateful Academic Lets Rip at Bibi

Avi Shlaim produces a hate-filled polemic against the Israeli PM in The Independent.

March 5, 2012 14:29 By :

Headline Abuse: Israel Singled Out

One of the most common forms of bias against Israel in the media is simply how the country is singled out for disproportionate attention compared to almost every other state. Take a look at this headline...

March 5, 2012 14:08 By :

HR Forces Financial Times Hamas Clarification

The FT finally backs down after HR takes its complaint to the PCC.

March 1, 2012 15:34 By :

Jenny Tonge White Washed in The Guardian

Michael White We won’t be shedding any tears over the resignation from the UK’s Liberal Democrat Party of Baroness Jenny Tonge for anti-Israel comments made at a university meeting. Tonge has...

March 1, 2012 15:03 By :

FT Clarifies After HR Complaint

Back in December 2011, the Financial Times refused to correct an error in an email exchange with HonestReporting concerning the paper’s statement that Hamas boasts of killing 1365 “Zionist...

March 1, 2012 10:01 By :

Karsenty Responds to Al-Dura Trial Verdict

Philippe Karsenty Following yesterday’s inconclusive verdict in the libel appeal of France 2 and Charles Enderlin against Philippe Karsenty, we have received the following reaction from Karsenty: Contrary...

February 29, 2012 16:37 By :

Who’s the “Fat, Jewish New Yorker”?

We have to wonder what passes for acceptable discourse in the French media after being alerted to this in the mainstream L’Express publication. In an article on the Oscars, the following (translated...

February 28, 2012 17:08 By :

Breaking News: Inconclusive Verdict from Al-Dura Trial

The French Appeal Court has just rendered Philippe Karsenty’s acquittal for libeling the French broadcaster and its correspondent Charles Enderlin as null and void. To recall, Karsenty has been campaigning...

February 28, 2012 15:59 By :

An Arab Winter, Not An Israeli Spring

Avi Shlaim Most people look at the Arab Spring as an expression of Arab yearning for freedom and democracy – the sort that has been modeled so vibrantly for years by Israel. But some of Israel’s...

February 27, 2012 10:38 By :

Caught on Camera: “Stoning” Attack on Israeli Car

The photographers are there as a boulder is hurled at an Israeli car.

February 23, 2012 15:00 By :