As I think about the loss of Yelena Bonner, the more I realize how devalued the term “human rights activist” has become. Bonner and her husband, Andrei Sakharov stood up to the Soviet Union for more than 30 years, at considerable personal cost. Even after the USSR broke up, when Bonner could’ve been excused from activity, she…
I was quite surprised to see a profile of Gilad Shalit penned by Amnesty International in the Irish Times. Neither the human rights organization nor the newspaper are friends of Israel. Could highlighting five years of Shalit’s imprisonment by Hamas in Gaza with no access to the Red Cross mark a recognition of universal human…
The intense coverage of the uprising in Egypt has revealed a significant double standard in the media’s coverage of Israel.
Why are Afghan civilian casualties “accidents” but Palestinian civilian casualties are “war crimes”?
When will Hamas and the media create a new libel?
As rocket attacks escalate on Israel, so does the media war – help respond now!
Why are an NGO’s allegations against Israel accepted by an unquestioning media?
MSM looks for “motives” to explain brutal bulldozer attack
Will a UN “anti-racism” conference become another anti-Semitic and anti-Israel parley?
The BBC apologizes for its Israel coverage?