Author Archives: Yarden Frankl

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Taught to Hate

In a New York Times article about Israelis response to two alleged attacks by Jewish teens against Palestinians (“After Attacks, Israeli Schools Confront Hate,”) we are told by a Palestinian student that: “People are taught to hate, so they hate.” Despite the fact that the speaker was portraying Israelis as being taught to hate Palestinians,

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New Video: CNN Runs on Empty

We have just published a new video: CNN Runs on Empty     CNN introduces a news video about a Palestinian athlete with unrelated footage. The narrator says that the footage of a violent protest is simply part of the Palestinians’ struggle for an independent country, ignoring the fact that Israel has repeatedly invited the

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Tel Aviv Mayor Tells the Media His City is Cool — but not Israel’s Capital

Following The Guardian’s statement that Tel Aviv is the capital of Israel and the UK Press Complaints Commission’s ruling in The Guardian’s favor, who better to ask whether Tel Aviv is the capital of Israel than Ron Huldai, the Mayor of Tel Aviv? So that’s exactly what we did! Yesterday, in the Mayor’s office, we

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Reuters Incorrect “Correction”

When I checked my e-mail this morning, I was pleased to see that Reuters responded to one of our readers who contacted¬† them about the issue raised in yesterday’s video – namely that the headline of their article accused Israel of breaking a truce with¬†Hamas by responding to a rocket attack. It does not take

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How Responding to Rocket Fire Breaks a Truce

It really makes you wonder what goes on in the minds of those who write the headlines. When Israel RESPONDED to Palestinian rocket fire earlier in the day, Reuters went with “Israeli air strike kills Gaza militant, breaks truce.” Just how can there be a “truce” when Israel is under rocket attack?    

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