Tag Archives: Ha’aretz

Breaking the Silence: More Rumour and Hearsay

Will the media never learn? In March 2009, Ha’aretz published a story alleging “war crimes” and serious ethical failures on the part of the IDF in Gaza. Predictably, many international media outlets repeated the allegations without bothering to do any rudimentary checks. Subsequently, it was revealed that the soldiers’ testimonies were based on nothing more than rumors

Breaking the Silence: More Rumor & Hearsay

The media rushes to promote another report based on unverifiable allegations from Gaza.

“War Crimes” and Shoddy Journalism

Browsing the Israeli press can provide a broader and more informed picture of events in Israel than the narrower and sometimes slanted international media coverage. Indeed, Israel’s press is hardly monolithic with a variety of competing political narratives and a penchant for self-criticism, so much so that many of the most negative stories appearing in the international press are first

Exposed: How Palestinian Fixers Manipulate their Media Bosses

[Click on the button below to view the shocking footage as an Israeli politician is accosted by a former CNN employee.]   “FIXING” THE FOREIGN PRESS While one refers to the “foreign press” in Israel, most employees are local Israelis or Palestinians who are hired for their language skills, access and local knowledge. Sometimes it isn’t enough just to monitor

Exposed: How Palestinian Fixers Manipulate their Media Bosses

View the footage as a former CNN employee launches a tirade against an Israeli MK.

The Gaza War in Review

A look back at some of the worst cases of anti-Israel media bias.

Israel at War: A Primer

Background & key issues behind Israel’s campaign against Hamas in Gaza.

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