New Zealand’s primary role in the passing of UN Security Council Resolution 2334 unleashes a wave of anti-Israel bias and anti-Semitism in the local media.
Malcolm Eves, an anti-Semitic conspiracy theorist, attacks “American neocon Zionist Jews” in a New Zealand media outlet.
Today’s Top Stories 1. While the White House’s Ben Rhodes insisted the US merely abstained from UNSC resolution 2334, Israeli officials said they had firm evidence that the US actively pushed the resolution. Cabinet minister Zev Elkin told the Jerusalem Post that Ukraine originally intended to abstain, but that changed after Vice President Joe Biden…
Today’s Top Stories 1. A day after Egypt withdrew its anti-settlement resolution, the US allowed the UN Security Council to pass a similar resolution. Here’s the full text of resolution 2334. Israel rejected the resolution, calling it “shameful” and saying Jerusalem would not abide by it. The White House said Netanyahu brought the US abstention…
Reporting on a Palestinian terror attack on a Tel Aviv market, the New Zealand Herald performs a startling inversion of morality; casting hero as villain and terrorist as victim.
New Zealand’s Broadcasting Standards Authority rules that Jerusalem’s Old City is not located in Israel.
HonestReporting launches a new initiative to fight anti-Israel bias in Australian and New Zealand media.
Radio New Zealand interviewed Palestinian propagandist Hanan Ashrawi without addressing any of her anti-Israel libels or asking any hard questions.
New Zealand’s Broadcasting Standards Authority rules against national radio station over inflammatory anti-Israel bias and charges of apartheid.
Today’s Top Stories 1. American victims of Palestinian terror won a historic lawsuit. A jury in New York City found the PA and PLO were liable for their supporting role in six terror attacks during the Second Intifada in which 33 people were killed and 390 others injured The victims were, awarded $218 million; under US…