As Israel’s Operation Cast Lead enters its sixth day, so the critical battle for public opinion in the media is intensifying. HonestReporting and HR UK will be combining to bring you regular Special Alerts on the best and worst in the media and how to get involved in the online battle. Here are a small selection of action items…
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Background & key issues behind Israel’s campaign against Hamas in Gaza.
Press TV sends a shocking response to an invited guest.
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Independent columnist asks “Where is the media outrage over Gaza?”
The Guardian gave op-ed space on 21 November to Azzam Tamimi, a known Hamas supporter who claims that Israel is responsible for the latest violence in Gaza. Tamimi claims that the “hudna” or truce was broken by Israel when “On November 4 the Israeli army penetrated Gaza, killing six Hamas officers under the pretext of having…
Bias is creeping back at CNN as HonestReporting reviews one year of coverage.
On 5 November, we questioned why Sky’s report on clashes between Israeli forces and Hamas terrorists in the Gaza Strip included a 50 image photo gallery. Why had Sky chosen such an excessive number of photos to include in what was a fair and balanced report? Particularly as the vast majority of the images bore no…
The latest on the UN’s anti-racism debacle.