Browsing Tag AP

Demolition Orders: AP Razes Awareness

Khan Al-Ahmar school in 2010 Khan al-Ahmar, is a small Bedouin village that some foreign reporters find irresistible. That’s because its ramshackle school lies under the threat of Israeli demolition. Judging...

September 3, 2012 14:12 By :

Israel Made Me Beat My Wife, Part 2

Good thing The Guardian published its piece blaming Israel for Palestinian wife-beating yesterday. Had the story waited another day, it would’ve directly competed with an ugly murder demolishing...

August 2, 2012 12:24 By :

Bantustan and AP’s Word Count

AP could’ve cut down the word count by simply using the codeword, Bantustan: Under the 1990s interim accords that set up the Palestinian Authority and its disconnected islands of autonomy, the sides...

April 24, 2012 13:33 By :

Richard Silverstein’s Fact-Checking Fail

Richard Silverstein Richard Silverstein’s interest in HonestReporting’s petition for Khulood Badawi’s dismissal shows his inability to get the facts straight. On Planet Silverstein, HonestReporting...

March 28, 2012 11:28 By :

AP Retracts Story Because of Hamas Lie

An AP retraction speaks volumes about Hamas’ credibility gap. What else are the Islamists lying about?

March 26, 2012 9:27 By :

Caught on Camera: “Stoning” Attack on Israeli Car

The photographers are there as a boulder is hurled at an Israeli car.

February 23, 2012 15:00 By :

2011 Dishonest Reporting Awards

Our yearly roundup of the worst excesses of the media in 2011.

December 13, 2011 10:20 By :

The Grinch That Politicized Christmas

The Palestinian Authority is going to use Christmas to highlight their statehood push. Judging from this AP report, they’ve already become The Grinch That Politicized Christmas: As part of the campaign,...

December 8, 2011 17:55 By :

Media Throws Israel Under the Bus

A Palestinian publicity stunt gets the media’s attention.

November 16, 2011 14:24 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/08/2011

Welcome to everyone reading my cheat sheet for the first time. I used to write an in-house digest for the HonestReporting staff assessing the news, trends in coverage and other items of interest. We decided...

November 8, 2011 16:55 By :