HR’s Most Popular Content 2012

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10. CBS 60 Minutes: An Unholy Attack on Israel
Posted 476 days ago

Although 60 Minutes enjoys a strong reputation for hard-hitting journalism, it doesn’t always live up to its lofty status. It’s report on the flight of Christians in the holy land…

10. CBS 60 Minutes: An Unholy Attack on Israe…
9. Communique – Top Five Media Fails of Gaza War
Posted 476 days ago

Like all Arab-Israeli conflicts, the battle for hearts and minds in Operation Pillar of Defense took place alongside the military battle. Of course, it also included a numerous cases of…

9. Communique – Top Five Media Fails of Gaza …
8. Communique – Israel Made Me Beat My Wife
Posted 476 days ago

In some quarters, Israel can do no right, and the Palestinians can do no wrong. So we shouldn’t be surprised when The Guardian blames Israel for domestic abuse in Palestinian…

8. Communique – Israel Made Me Beat My Wife
7. Video – How to Fake an Anti-Israel News Photo
Posted 476 days ago

Photo bias has been one of the worst areas of media bias in recent years. While the number of images that have been distorted through photoshop have dropped in recent…

7. Video – How to Fake an Anti-Israel News Ph…
6. Communique – Gaza Child Killed by Hamas
Posted 476 days ago

Palestinian propagandists have never been shy about parading their dead, especially when the dead are children. But during Operation Pillar of Defense, the propagandists took it to a whole new…

6. Communique – Gaza Child Killed by Hamas
5. Petition – UN False Photo Employee Must Go
Posted 476 days ago

One of the worse media offenses of the first half of 2012 was committed not by a member of the press but by an employee of the UN Office foir…

5. Petition – UN False Photo Employee Must Go
4. Slideshow – Why You Should Care About Iran
Posted 476 days ago

HonestReporting created a number of slideshows in 2012, and the one explaining the threat of Iran was the most popular.

But instead of focusing on Iran’s military threat to Israel, especially…

4. Slideshow – Why You Should Care About Iran
3. Video – Searching for Israel's Capital
Posted 476 days ago

The Guardian got our attention, first by referring to Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city, then again by issuing a prompt correction, along with a statement declaring Tel Aviv as Israel’s…

3. Video – Searching for Israel’s Capital
2. Video – al-Dura: What Really Happened
Posted 476 days ago

Our oldest video, originally posted five years ago as background on the controversial al-Dura case, drew more viewers in 2012 than almost everything we did last year. Of course, it’s…

2. Video – al-Dura: What Really Happened
1. Video – Exposed: Pallywood Returns to Gaza
Posted 476 days ago

The most popular piece of content from HonestReporting in 2012 may have been the most important. The video depicted footage of a Palestinian man apparently hurt in Israel’s Pillar of…

1. Video – Exposed: Pallywood Returns to Gaza

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