This year, a four-letter word dominated coverage of Israel on a near-daily basis. Gaza. The war — which began at the end of December in response to increased Palestinian rocket fire — ended on the 20th day of the year. The media war was dizzying. A prominent Greek weekly called Jews “Christ killers.” Hamas terror leaders…
Independent columnist believes that Israel is as “fanatic and aggressive” as Iran.
As Israel stands accused of “war crimes,” HonestReporting’s primer examines the failings of the Goldstone Report.
Human Rights Watch’s weapons “expert” suspended following outcry over bizarre “hobby”.
Human Rights Watch’s Marc Garlasco has appeared regularly in the media, touted as a military “expert”. Garlasco played a prominent role in promoting the 2006 Gaza Beach Libel, which wrongly blamed Israel for a “massacre” of Palestinians. (See HonestReporting’s interactive Big Lies presentation for more on this story.) But what does Garlasco get up to when he isn’t producing one-sided reports…
Sky News Foreign Editor Tim Marshall is one of the few commentators who consistently draws upon his wealth of knowledge to give fair and balanced insight into the Mideast conflict. Marshall’s latest blog post is worthy of reaching a wider audience: Thirty Palestinians killed. Women and children caught in the crossfire. Missiles fired at a…
A Swedish newspaper publishes disgraceful accusations.
Human Rights Watch finally issues a report on Hamas rocket attacks.
Shouldn’t the UN be promoting human rights instead of racism as the organization’s integrity takes a pounding?
As the military operation draws down, the media war continues.