In August 2007, HonestReporting UK brought to its readers’ attention Abd Al-Bari Atwan, editor-in-chief of London-based Al-Quds Al-Arabi newspaper. Bari Atwan had stated on Lebanese TV: “If the Iranian missiles strike Israel, by Allah, I will go to Trafalgar Square and dance with delight” and expressed his hope that Iran would attack Israel in the event…
Contrary to media spin, recent events are not part of a “cycle of violence”.
62% of images in our study were sympathic to the Palestinians.
The past few days of Israeli counter-terror operations in the Gaza Strip were bound to create a media frenzy and the UK press doesn’t disappoint. HonestReporting has already released a Special Report explaining the context behind Israel’s actions and offering talking points to use in responses to media bias. We strongly recommend reading this report…
A look at the context behind Israel’s military ops in Gaza.
A Guardian video serves as a Hamas propaganda piece.
How the MSM handed Hamas a PR victory.
Will the BBC address the results of HR’s analysis?
The media leaves the false impression that Israel has completely cut Gaza’s electricity.
Many media outlets fail to add significant context to a day of violence.