Why aren’t the media covering the plight of Palestinians in Syria? Could it be that they are only interested if Israel is accused of wrongdoing?
A reporter writes that he “had little time” to examine the evidence of Hamas’ war crimes in Israel. Meanwhile, a columnist for the Independent with a history of anti-Israel bias writes that Israel is “more wicked and dangerous than Hamas.”
In an editorial entitled Keeping Palestinians Hopes Alive, the New York Times cites the reelection of Prime Minister Netanyahu as dealing a crushing blow to peace, an end to Palestinian hopes for an independent state. The only way forward is to freeze Israel out of the process. While Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dealt a grievous…
HontestReporting’s Yarden Frankl joins VOI’s Josh Hasten to discuss “media poodles,” the World Cup military strategy, and Aussie anti-Semitism.
The New York Times describes the Israeli election as “ugly” following Benjamin Netanyahu’s victory.
HonestReporting’s Yarden Frankl joins VOI’s Josh Hasten. This week’s we discuss the lack of democratic rights for Palestinians, and a chance to ask Hamas.
Listen to Yarden Frankl on the Voice of Israel by clicking on the image above or on this link to play. Yarden Frankl of HonestReporting joins VOI’s Josh Hasten in-studio to discuss the week’s media coverage of Israel: The UCLA Student Council attacks a Jewish student, the BBC’s Jeremy Bowen accuses PM Benjamin Netanyahu of playing the…
HonestReporting’s Yarden Frankl joins VOI’s Josh Hasten in-studio discussing a rude Irish tweet, a NYT column slamming settlers, and a Robert Fisk diatribe.
HonestReporting’s Yarden Frankl joins Josh Hasten in-studio to discuss press reports that Israel has opened up dams, in order to flood the Gaza Strip. The problem with this? No such dams exist in southern Israel, yet the story is making waves on the Internet.
The New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Jodi Rudoren was recently the guest of a Voice of Israel radio show. Host Josh Hasten asked her about criticism she has received that the Times’ coverage of Israel was biased. Her response was that media watchdog groups were not really basing their criticisms on objective standards. Rather,…