When it comes to covering the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, ignorance apparently is bliss. Misconceptions about what goes on here plague the international media.
In the face of the loud noise generated by BDS, the truth about Israel is not enough; we have to make Israel a “normal” country to uninterested people.
HonestReporting’s 24th Advocacy Mission to Israel gave 20 participants from around the world an incredible opportunity to experience a week of high-level speakers, exclusive visits to the places in the news, all topped off with fine cuisine and luxury accommodation. TOP QUALITY SPEAKERS Setting the scene for the week, Times of Israel senior analyst Haviv Rettig…
Our Watchdog of the Week alerted HonestReporting to CNN’s “Palestina” map, prompting its replacement as a result of HR subscriber complaints.
As Ali says, Israel knows that terrorism is based on hatred. It must be aggressively fought and defeated. We only wish more journalists would listen to her.
“…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).