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…
What does the IDF have to do with the recent assault on Italian PM Sylvio Berlusconi? Absolutely nothing. But that didn’t stop The Guardian’s Associate Editor Michael White from making the following comment during a discussion on BBC Radio London’s Breakfast Show concerning the physical vulnerability of political leaders: In Israel they murder each other a…
“The Israeli Defense Forces murder people because they don’t like their political style…”
The Guardian’s Ian Black examines a report on Arab human rights abuses issued by a Cairo based organisation. While this could be a welcome break from the newspaper’s regular focus on alleged Israeli “human rights violations”, the story contains the following: The report highlights “grave and ongoing” Israeli violations of Palestinian rights, especially in the Gaza Strip, in…
The false accusations of organ harvesting continue to spread.
HonestReporting responds to a Channel 4 investigation of the UK’s ‘pro-Israel lobby’.
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”.
A roundup of commentary on Aftonbladet’s organ harvesting outrage.
A Swedish newspaper publishes disgraceful accusations.