The world’s leading wire service, the Associated Press, can’t seem to name a flashpoint holy site revered by millions of Jews, Christians, and Muslims around the world. What gives? Last November, the PLO warned foreign reporters not to use the words “Temple Mount” when referring to the Jerusalem esplanade that houses the Al-Aqsa mosque and…
Shayna Abramson was at the scene in Jerusalem of Guardian journalist Kate Shuttleworth’s error-strewn story and reveals how the reality was twisted.
The Guardian carelessly confuses one of the victims of a Palestinian terror attack with the terrorist who carried out the attack.
The BBC publishes a shocking headline in response to a fatal Palestinian stabbing attack in Jerusalem’s Old City.
The International Business Times issues a correction after mistakenly writing that Israeli police had entered the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
The New York Times’s Diaa Hadid claims that the death of Israeli driver Alexander Levlovich in a Palestinian rock throwing attack was an “accident.”
Some media managed to make a real muck up over coverage of disturbances on the Temple Mount.
Maher Abukhater’s coverage of the Temple Mount disturbances for the LA Times misses out vital context and promotes a false narrative.
An Israeli driver is killed as a result of a Palestinian stoning attack in Jerusalem yet the New York Times headline places the incident in the “West Bank.”
Despite UNRWA’s record of perpetuating the Palestinian refugee problem, The Guardian considers it one of the “best bits of the UN.”