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BBC Radio Farce

BBC Radio's curious choice of 'experts' on Mideast media coverage and terminology

June 17, 2004 12:00 By :

Hizbullah Time Warp

In reports on a possible prisoner exchange, AFP and AP give misleading descriptions of Hizbullah's motivations and key objective — the destruction of Israel.

September 23, 2003 12:00 By :

Editors Consider the "T-Word"

Two Florida papers revisit their refusal to call Hamas and Islamic Jihad "terrorists"; from one only, a policy change.

September 2, 2003 12:00 By :

Two Bombs, Two Standards

The media calls the targeting of American soldiers "terror," but not when the target is Israeli civilians.

April 1, 2003 12:00 By :