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BBC: Holocaust Denial or Philosophy?

The BBC reports on the death of French Holocaust denier Roger Garaudy: Given Garaudy’s fame or rather, infamy as a convicted Holocaust denier, why then does the BBC refer to him as a “philosopher”? Another observation – while this story appears in the Europe section of the BBC News website, it also appears as a

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Egypt’s political disarray turns even more chaotic

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories: 1. Egypt’s political disarray turns even more chaotic. The nation’s highest court dissolved parliament saying elections held six months ago were unconstitutional. The military junta declared full legislative authority. A separate ruling allows

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BBC and some non-governmental organizations broke out the violins for the Gaza’s children: the drinking water’s contanimated and you know whose fault that is. The charities Save the Children and Medical Aid for Palestinians say the number of children being treated for diarrhoea has doubled in five years. They say Israel’s five-year blockade of the

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2011 Dishonest Reporting Awards

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

BBC Profiles Israeli Hi-Tech Success

We’ve had our issues with the BBC but credit where credit’s due. A series of feature articles by technology reporter Katia Moskvitch has produced a positive impression of Israel diametrically opposite to the usual BBC fare of Israeli aggression against Palestinians. Have a read to get a taste of Israel – the start-up nation and

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