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Here’s What Israeli Democracy In Action Looks Like

Here’s What Israeli Democracy In Action Looks Like

Here’s what Israeli democracy in action looks like: On a rare day off from work, you head over to your assigned local polling station — perhaps with your children — and get in line. Polling Committee volunteers check your teudat zehut (ID card) against their own list and give you a blue envelope which your

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Preview: How AP Botched Investigation of Gaza Civilian Deaths

The following critique by Richard Behar and Gary Weiss can be read in its entirety in the New York Observer. On February 13, 2015, the Associated Press published and distributed an article that stirred the conscience of the world. It gave its many readers—“AP news content is seen by half the world’s population,” according to the

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Campus Jew Hate, Holocaust Cards, and Israeli Media-Minders

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

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Campus Anti-Semitism Becomes Mainstream Issue

Pro-BDS movements on college campuses have been pushing Jewish students to the margins for a while, sometimes through threats of violence and intimidation. But it took one dramatic incident on a major American campus to push the issue of campus anti-Semitism to the media mainstream. The incident took place in the middle of February. A

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