Today’s Top Stories 1. The Palestinians are pushing for UN Security Council action over advancing Israeli plans to build 770 homes in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo. The plans aren’t newThe project got initial approval in 2012 but was put on hold for political and bureaucratic reasons. 2. Yikes! A German university course curriculum claims…
Journalists descend on Bethlehem in order to politicize Christmas.
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…
How did the media report building plans for a Jerusalem suburb?
Some media employ Palestinian terminology following a stabbing in a Jerusalem neighborhood.
The winds of change begin to blow at CNN.
A Dallas Morning News writer presents outdated and misinformed myths.
A double-success for HonestReporting members: CNN stops referring to Gilo as a settlement, and a veteran Israel-basher gives credit to HonestReporting.com.
A Jewish reporter who lives in Ramallah states her case in The New York Times. As expected, the result is not pretty.
Teams of supposed American peacemakers spend the summer living amongst Palestinians, and then file op-ed reports on the oppressive Israelis.