Browsing Tag cycle of violence

It’s Just “Tit-For-Tat” For the Financial Times

While its actual article doesn’t employ such terminology, the Financial Times’ subhead on its Middle East news page raises some eyebrows: “Tit-for-tat” expresses a false moral...

March 13, 2014 15:36 By :

LA Times: Palestinians Fire First, Israel Breaks Ceasefire

Once again, it all started when Israel fired back.

January 19, 2014 13:56 By :

Rockets Fall But Where’s the Coverage?

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”

September 10, 2012 12:28 By :

Rachel Corrie and the “Cycle of Violence”

The verdict from an Israeli judge that Rachel Corrie’s death was  an accident has set off a predictable whirlwind of media coverage. Reading The Guardian’s report, this section stands out: At...

August 28, 2012 9:38 By :

The BBC In Its Own Words: “We Made a Mistake”

The BBC issues a rare acknowledgment of fault.

June 26, 2012 15:47 By :

Media Psychology 101 – What’s Wrong With This Metaphor? Israel and the Cycle of Violence

May 10, 2012 9:58 By :

2011 Dishonest Reporting Awards

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

December 13, 2011 10:20 By :

Media Psychology 101 – Framing Israel: Is Fair Coverage Possible?

Looking into the minds of the media.

November 30, 2011 12:48 By :

It All Started When Israel Fired Back… Again!

Who is the real aggressor as a rocket barrage strikes Israel’s south?

October 31, 2011 14:08 By :

5 Gilad Shalit Spin Games to Watch For

Gilad Shalit Israel and Hamas confirmed a deal to release Gilad Shalit within days. It’s a relief that there’s an end in sight. There will be plenty of debate about the wisdom of releasing...

October 12, 2011 0:18 By :