Is the media really covering the “ceasefire”?
The BBC’s Start the Week with Andrew Marr started the week in bad form, interviewing novelist Eva Figes on her new book “Journey to Nowhere”. During the interview, Figes compared Israel to Nazi Germany, which even Andrew Marr, to his credit, described as extreme. (Click on the image to download the programme.) Figes readily admits that the reason she…
Whose version of events does a BBC journalist stand by?
France 2′s “Pallywood” footage overturns a libel verdict.
The Guardian’s “A week in Gaza” – a series of articles, videos and photos on life in Gaza is published in the coming days, beginning on Monday. But a closer examination of the first report reveals problems right from the start. A fisherman’s tale – lacking context: The first in The Guardian’s series of reports focuses on…
Jeremy Bowen’s documentary is full of omissions and historical revisionism.
Using a falsified quote and revisionist history, Hari compares Israel to excrement.
Israel’s 60th anniversary will undoubtedly produce many negative opinion pieces in the UK press. In the latest assault, Johann Hari sums up his feelings towards Israel in The Independent: “Whenever I try to mouth these words [of reassurance for Israel], a remembered smell fills my nostrils. It is the smell of shit.” In his opinion…
Some items from the Passover holiday period.
As Israel gears up to celebrate, the demonization campaign prepares to escalate.