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…
Jeremy Bowen’s documentary is full of omissions and historical revisionism.
HR subscribers secure a correction and acknowledgment.
A brief survey of some UK media’s coverage of a Palestinian terror attack on the Nahal Oz fuel depot identifies some examples of subtle bias and weak reporting. Skewed headlines: “Israel hits back after two die in crossing attack“: Despite the fact that Palestinian terrorists instigated this fatal cross-border attack on Nahal Oz, The Guardian’s…
Reuters Responds to HR subscriber complaints.