The New York Times allows Israeli Arab journalist Rula Jebreal to deliberately portray Israel as institutionally racist towards its Arab minority.
The Guardian describes a terrorist attack which killed a three-month-old baby as a “car crash.”
For Irish diplomat Richard Ryan, in the Irish Times, Israeli settlements are the single biggest threat to peace with the Palestinians.
Is the terrorist murder of a 3-month-old Israeli morally equivalent to the death of a Palestinian youth throwing a Molotov cocktail? It is according to CNN.
The biggest BDS fail this week was undoubtedly the desperate, inconsistent, and ultimately self-defeating series of statements and clarifications from the American Studies Association (ASA) to accusations that its academic boycott against Israel is a form of discrimination. The group is preparing for its annual conference in November, and its policy towards Israeli scholars seeking…
The AP, AFP and BBC all produce appalling headline fails in their coverage of a Palestinian terror attack in Jerusalem that killed a three-month-old baby.
Is there a difference between academics attending a conference as individuals or as “representatives” of the universities where they teach? There is for the American Studies Association (ASA), which is touting the distinction in the face of claims it may be illegally discriminating against Israeli academics on the basis of their national origin. The ASA…
The occupation of the son of a columnist is more significant than the admiration of reporter for Yasser Arafat? #Double Standards at the New York Times
If readers want to get a handle on what’s really going on in the Palestinian territories, how do they get the full story? The worst way, it turns out, would be by reading the Palestinian press. A study reveals that a whopping 80% of Palestinian journalists practice some level of self-censorship, and 68% of the…
The New York Times published an opinion piece by Ali Jarbawi (“Palestine’s Nuclear Option“) in which he claims that Mahmoud Abbas has made numerous concessions to Israel but has gotten nothing in return. We wonder what these concessions are?