Initial BBC and the AFP headlines ignore the victims in second bulldozer attack
MSM looks for “motives” to explain brutal bulldozer attack
At the time of writing, more details are emerging on today’s (Wednesday July 2) terror attack on Jerusalem’s busy Jaffa Street thoroughfare. A Palestinian resident of Jerusalem went on the rampage in a bulldozer, attacking two buses, a number of cars and innocent passers-by, killing at least three people and wounding dozens more before being shot by an Israeli policeman.…
Is the media really covering the “ceasefire”?
The BBC’s Start the Week with Andrew Marr started the week in bad form, interviewing novelist Eva Figes on her new book “Journey to Nowhere”. During the interview, Figes compared Israel to Nazi Germany, which even Andrew Marr, to his credit, described as extreme. (Click on the image to download the programme.) Figes readily admits that the reason she…
The BBC’s response to your complaints fails to address some major issues.
Whose version of events does a BBC journalist stand by?
The latest piece on Israel’s 60th endorses the views of a fringe historian.
Rather than addressing the issues, Johann Hari rails against HonestReporting.
The Guardian’s “A week in Gaza” – a series of articles, videos and photos on life in Gaza is published in the coming days, beginning on Monday. But a closer examination of the first report reveals problems right from the start. A fisherman’s tale – lacking context: The first in The Guardian’s series of reports focuses on…