“…it takes a very, very frail moral mind to believe that you determine right and wrong by the number of dead… “
There is a video that is circulating on social media right now. It really is shocking. It is from a security camera and shows an Arab woman calmly strolling up to an Israeli security guard and then starting to chat with him… before pulling a huge knife out of her purse and trying to kill him.
HonestReporting led a one-day trip to the Gaza border with military expert Elliot Chodoff to explore the issues Israel and its border communities face.
Interviewed about his new book, The War of a Million Cuts, Manfred Gerstenfeld addresses demonization of Israel and argues for a counter-propaganda agency.
Our North American Executive Director Gary Kenzer will be speaking at Limmud events in Boston (Sunday, December 6) and Arizona (Sunday, January 31, 2016).
The Independent corrects its headline after HonestReporting points out that a Beersheba bus station attack did not take place in Jerusalem.
A week into the ongoing Palestinian wave of terror, it has become nearly impossible to learn from major news sources outside Israel, what is going on there.
Israeli Lives Matter – Sign HonestReporting’s petition to the BBC.
While the desire to kill as many Jews as possible is still there, years of Israeli intelligence and military operations have removed the Palestinians’ ability to plan sophisticated deadly attacks from safe areas. They no longer have the ability to hold all of Israeli society hostage.
It’s true that journalism is the first draft of history. And it’s also true that it takes some distance in time before we can look at events and place them in a proper historical context. But it’s also true that journalism has a responsibility to put developments into a meaningful context for readers. Here. Now.…