A look at the big news story from the Mideast.
How did the media cover a Jewish terrorist?
Does the New York Times publish all the opinions that are fit to print?
In a staff-ed in Tuesday’s New York Times, editors argue that a “dispiriting lesson” from Chuck Hagel’s nomination process is that “the political space for discussing Israel forthrightly is shrinking.” But a deeper look at the language the Times’ uses in the editorial reveals another dispiriting lesson – the Times continues to apply a double…
The NY Times finally covers the incitement.
Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Mahmoud Abbas threatened to dismantle PA if Israel continues pushing E1 development. The man who just got “statehood” from the UN is now quoted in media reports saying: Speaking at…
It didn’t take long for Jodi Rudoren to stumble out of the starting block when she took over as the NY Times’ Jerusalem bureau chief earlier this year. Before even arriving in Israel, Rudoren was in hot water over some tweets engaging Electronic Intifada’s Ali Abunimah and plugging Peter Beinart’s book. Now, after coming under…
What’s the difference between a journalist and a propagandist?
Mads Gilbert returns to Gaza’s Shifa Hospital.
A balanced AP report is edited.