When will the media show some consistency in defining terror?
Some media employ Palestinian terminology following a stabbing in a Jerusalem neighborhood.
The Daily Telegraph reports on the latest developments surrounding two boats from the Free Gaza Movement attempting to “break the siege of Gaza”. However, a closer look at the background and motivations of these so-called “peace activists” exposes an anti-Israel publicity stunt. Who is behind the Free Gaza Movement? As NGO Monitor points out, the…
Why are an NGO’s allegations against Israel accepted by an unquestioning media?
The smaller media needs watching as well.
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…