While there is an argument to be made against giving terrorists airtime on TV, credit to Sky News’ Tim Marshall for his interview with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal in Damascus. Having secured an exclusive of this nature, many journalists would have pandered to the interviewee, treating him with kid gloves. Not so with Marshall, who…
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.
The Guardian responds positively to HR subscribers’ complaints.
A Channel 4 documentary, “Inside Hamas”, broadcast on 10 February, gained unprecedented access to the inside of the terrorist organisation. Writing in The Spectator, film-maker Mike Chamberlain describes what went on during the filming: There were no spin doctors in sight, as [director] Rodrigo filmed internal meetings of the police and private parliamentary discussions. He accompanied…
A Guardian video serves as a Hamas propaganda piece.
How the MSM handed Hamas a PR victory.
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.