An AP retraction speaks volumes about Hamas’ credibility gap. What else are the Islamists lying about?
The death of senior Hamas terrorist Mahmoud Mabhouh in Dubai in January has generated a huge amount of media interest. Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency stands accused (despite, at best, only circumstantial evidence) of using forged European passports to carry out an assassination. The story reads like something straight from a spy movie. But is that because…
As Israel stands accused of “war crimes,” HonestReporting’s primer examines the failings of the Goldstone Report.
Human Rights Watch finally issues a report on Hamas rocket attacks.
For many years, HonestReporting has criticized the BBC’s veteran reporter and Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen for his anti-Israel bias. Now the BBC itself agrees. As reported by major UK newspapers, including The Guardian, The Times, Daily Telegraph, Independent and Daily Mail as well as by the BBC itself, the BBC Trust, which oversees complaints to the British state broadcaster,…
BBC’s Mideast editor rebuked for breaching impartiality and accuracy rules.
Our eighth annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.
Why has the LA Times revived a discredited anti-Israel libel?
HonestReporting’s international site has critiqued a BBC “From Our Own Correspondent” programme by Aleem Maqbool reporting from Ramallah, where he includes this dramatic story: One weekday last year, at about three in the afternoon, Israeli armoured jeeps moved into the centre of Ramallah, pulling up outside the most popular hummus cafe. In full view of passers-by,…
Whose version of events does a BBC journalist stand by?