Browsing Tag AFP

Covering the Conflict in the North

A review of some of the worst examples of media bias from the recent conflict

August 22, 2006 12:00 By :

The Media’s Coverage of the Conflict in the North

A review of some of the worst examples of media bias from the recent conflict

August 22, 2006 12:00 By :

Palestinian Insiders

AFP and AP employ reporters who also receive paychecks from the Palestinian Authority.

January 18, 2005 12:00 By :

AFP’s Compounded Error

AFP publishes a factual error on a sensitive topic, then fails to issue a proper correction.

October 14, 2004 12:00 By :

Understanding Palestinian Poverty

AFP blames Israel for Palestinians' deep financial crisis, but facts point to criminal PA mismanagement as the real culprit.

September 9, 2004 12:00 By :

When the Photo is the Story

AFP frames Sharon as villain, and an IDF soldier offers another look at checkpoint culture.

August 12, 2004 12:00 By :

Something Fishy at AFP

An AFP photographer uses a wide-angle lens to exaggerate his picture, and the AFP caption omits essential context.

November 4, 2003 12:00 By :

The Media’s Mideast Relativism

Under the guise of objectivity, the media try to 'democratize' a corrupt and dictatorial Palestinian regime.

October 2, 2003 12:00 By :

Child Guinea Pigs

A vague AFP report suggests IDF responsiblity for Palestinian child abuse; also, the BBC affair and its Mideast connection.

September 18, 2003 12:00 By :

Jenin Lies

As the UN pressures for an investigation, the media is filled with Palestinian contradictions and lies.

April 30, 2002 12:00 By :