Browsing Tag James Bennet

Quick Alerts: MSNBC, CSM, NYT

A distorted headline, a factual mistake, and downplaying of Palestinian terror

July 16, 2004 12:00 By :

Tunnel Vision in Gaza

Palestinians attempt to kidnap a NY Times reporter; also, one-dimensional reporting of the Rafah operation.

May 24, 2004 12:00 By :

The Human Fallout

In the wake of "The Children's Attack," profiles of families victimized by terror deserve to be reprinted broadly.

August 27, 2003 12:00 By :

The Times’ Toy Airplane

The New York Times creates a false impression in the headline and lead paragraphs, while burying the most relevant information — that exonerates Israel — far down in the text.

February 17, 2003 12:00 By :

False Moral Equivalence at The Times

The so-called newspaper of record doctors the words of news sources and equates terrorists with Israeli college students.

August 5, 2002 12:00 By :

Duck Duck Goose

Media skepticism surrounds the death of a Fatah terrorist, the demolition of buildings in Gaza, and the capture of the Karine-A weapons boat.

January 15, 2002 12:00 By :

Jumping the Gun in Bethlehem

As fighting escalated in and around the West Bank this week, several reporters were quick to blame Israeli troops for shooting up churches in Bethlehem. HonestReporting's review of reports and photos from Bethlehem suggests that these reporters 'jumped the gun.'

October 23, 2001 12:00 By :