Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Peace Process • Ambassador Michael Oren discussed latest issues at a Christian Science Monitor. Watch his take on the Gilad Shalit swap, the Arab Spring and Palestinian statehood. I’m embedding the latter. • Abbas wants a major prisoner release as a precondition for peace talks. The Daily…
Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Gilad Shalit • Egyptian journalist Shahira Amin writes an open letter to Israel explaining her interview with Gilad Shalit. I think it’s hooey. Here’s how the interview looked to me: A reporter who who rarely goes on air without some makeup and a bite to…
While we were all distracted by Egypt, the NY Times Magazine published an in-depth look at the Abbas-Olmert peace talks. Before the publication of the Palestine papers, Israeli journalist Bernard Avishai interviewed the principle players, Mahmoud Abbas and Ehud Olmert independently; both confirmed they were remarkably close to a peace deal. THE ISSUES THAT were supposed to be…
An overview of some of the issues generated by The Guardian’s publication of thousands of leaked Palestinian documents.
The Independent’s columnist returns with another biased op-ed full of distortions and historical revisionism.
Our eighth annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.
Independent columnist asks “Where is the media outrage over Gaza?”
Our seventh annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.
A poisonous pen scribbles in South Africa while an old canard resurfaces in Australia.
HonestReporting visits Sderot in the aftermath of a Qassam missile attack, which injured two teenage boys.