It seems that a Thomas Friedman New York Times column in which he states that the standing ovation for PM Netanyahu in the US Congress last May “was bought and paid for by the Israel lobby” is the final straw. The Jerusalem Post reports: Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is refusing to pen an op-ed piece…
A New York Times op-ed weighs in on Israel and “pinkwashing.”
Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement is nearly a month past but one person appears to be seeking atonement for his prior sins. Judge Richard Goldstone of the infamous Goldstone Report previously published an op-ed in the Washington Post backtracking on the most serious allegations contained in his report. Now, in a New York…
What does the media do when an Israeli spy story actually involves no Israelis?
Why is it that the New York Times still cannot distinguish the moral differences between Palestinian terror and Israeli measures to defend its citizens?
A poll reveals some disturbing findings questioning Palestinian attitudes to peace with Israel. But how did the media spin the results?
The Israeli Government Press Office warns journalists of the consequences of participating in the flotilla.
Journalists on board Gaza-bound flotilla will be active participants in an illegal act says HR Managing Editor Simon Plosker in an opinion piece for YNet News.
Once again, a flood of headlines present Israel as an aggressor responsible for the deaths of dozens of unarmed civilians. Was this really a peaceful protest or another Syrian-engineered attempt to breach Israel’s border? Where did the media get it right and where did it go wrong?
Our look at some of the media coverage of the Netanyahu speech illustrates how we are at the mercy of one or two journalists and editors or the particular editorial or political line of a media outlet when it comes to coverage of Israel.