Browsing Tag AP

AP Questions Barghouti’s Terror Conviction

Marwan Barghouti Israel prides itself on the strength of its judicial system and the rule of law, which is certainly comparable to those of other Western democracies such as the U.S. or UK. Palestinian...

March 20, 2014 11:45 By :

Context-Free Headlines

Not everybody reads articles. You just see headlines as you quickly your news sites and social media feeds. Which is why this AP headline contains all the info most people will know about yesterday’s...

March 11, 2014 10:40 By :

Palestinian “Eyewitnesses”: Proven Unreliable – Again

Multiple versions of the same story.

August 27, 2013 16:00 By :

AP’s He Said/She Said Morality

This Associated Press snippet about the list of 26 Palestinian prisoners to be released on Tuesday says a lot: Most Palestinians view prisoners as heroes, regardless of their acts, arguing they made personal...

August 12, 2013 9:30 By :

Media Overplays Airport Security Issue

Sensationalist reporting of unusual Israeli security measures.

April 25, 2013 12:26 By :

Why Are Only Jews Referred to as Terrorists in the Media?

How did the media cover a Jewish terrorist?

April 10, 2013 14:17 By :

Yet Another Edition of “It All Started When Israel Fired Back”

More chronological inversion presents Israel as the aggressor.

April 3, 2013 8:53 By :

AP’s Self-Declared Jerusalem “Correction”

After referring to Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, AP feels it has to correct the record. On Friday morning, the wire service tweeted this article:  Within the hour, AP issued this correction: After...

November 17, 2012 22:00 By :

New York Times and The Guardian Starving Readers of Context

A balanced AP report is edited.

October 18, 2012 13:37 By :

IDF Soldier’s Death Vanishes in UK Media Coverage

A terrorist attack produces some shoddy headlines and reports.

September 23, 2012 12:29 By :