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A judge struck down Israeli plans to develop Lifta, an abandoned Arab village on Jerusalem’s northwestern outskirts. Haaretz reports: The appellants had claimed the plan would deprive the former...

February 7, 2012 10:19 By :

Israel Responds to Guardian Child Abuse Charge

The Guardian saw fit to publish eight letters in response to accusations of Israeli mistreatment of Palestinian child detainees. Only one of those (January’s Letter of the Month) sided with Israel....

February 2, 2012 14:39 By :

Guardian Report Misses the Real Child Abuse

Israel stands accused of alleged mistreatment of Palestinian minors.

January 24, 2012 12:27 By :

The Guardian Gets 2012 Off to a Shoddy Start

Harriet Sherwood The newsprint has barely dried on the back of 2011 that saw The Guardian deservedly pick up the annual Dishonest Reporter Award. This hasn’t, however, stopped the paper’s Harriet...

January 2, 2012 12:10 By :

A Year of Dishonest Reporting — Why The Guardian Won

Find out why The Guardian won the Dishonest Reporter Award.

December 13, 2011 10:24 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 12/06/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Fallout continues from a trio of American diplomatic slaps at Israel. The Muslim Brotherhood has to navigate between...

December 6, 2011 18:50 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/03/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Big time speculation of a possible attack on Iran eclipsed the Palestinian statehood push and the new Gaza flotilla. Iran’s...

November 3, 2011 17:52 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/02/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Shortly before publishing today’s cheat sheet, media reports came up of a two-boat flotilla of ships travelling from Turkey...

November 2, 2011 19:35 By :

West Bank Airplane Exposes Airhead Journo

Harriet Sherwood A chance encounter with a wrecked airplane in the West Bank exposes Harriet Sherwood’s airhead journalism. Her curiousity piqued, The Guardian posted a query to readers of her blog...

October 5, 2011 14:22 By :

Guardian Deliberately Fails to Correct Error

Only yesterday, I caught Guardian correspondent Harriet Sherwood in yet another of her misguided and erroneous descriptions of the Western Wall as “the holiest site in Judaism”, while promoting...

August 25, 2011 10:52 By :