A New York Times opinion piece, published on the Jewish New Year, portrays a distorted Israeli society that silences all dissent.
Within weeks of the end of the Gaza conflict, the New York Times omits certain key events and uses questionable language to describe the way the conflict began.
The war in Gaza has produced an unusually rich analysis of media coverage of the Middle East, including a landmark piece by former AP reporter Matti Friedman, who argues that coverage has been shaped by a “hostile obsession with Jews” on the part of the media. For former New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Ethan…
The New York Times publishes an uncorroborated allegation of IDF abuse from the son of a top Hamas government official.
The New York Times reports from the scene of an Israeli targeted assassination where Hamas has prevented media reports through intimidation.
Investigative journalist Richard Behar exposes New York Times Gaza correspondent Fares Akram used an image of Yasser Arafat as his Facebook profile photo.
New York Times bureau chief Jodi Rudoren tweets that the Foreign Press Association’s statement on Hamas intimidation of journalists is “dangerous.”
There is something missing in the way the Gaza conflict is being portrayed in pictures in the mainstream media. There is a noticeable shortage of photos of Hamas fighters and rocket launchers. There are plenty of pictures of collapsed buildings in Gaza, people stricken by grief from the war, and even photos and videos of…
If the New York Times believes this the most accurate way to report on a conflict is with a “death count” graphic, why don’t they do so with Syria?
It was only a matter of time before the “blame Israel” brigades began to find their way to the mainstream press to assert that, all evidence to the contrary, it was Israel that started the current war in Gaza. The first shot at framing Israel for the war was launched in the New York Times…