PHOSPHORUS CHARGES REBUKED Accusations that Israel employs sinister and “illegal” weapons are not new. Now, the politicised non-governmental organisation Human Rights Watch has condemned Israel for allegedly using white phosphorus weapons unlawfully in the conflict with Hamas. NGOs such as HRW enjoy the “halo effect”, whereby, because of their humanitarian focus, they are insulated from scrutiny and are regarded as…
The latest media developments as Israel’s campaign against Hamas continues.
The latest on the UN’s anti-racism debacle.
Why are an NGO’s allegations against Israel accepted by an unquestioning media?
HonestReporting exposes anti-Israel activists manipulating the online encyclopedia.
It’s that time of year again – the media prepares to take a festive bash at Israel.
Israel’s opponents laying the groundwork for blame if peace process fails.
How can a journalist “forget” his interviewee’s position at the head of an anti-Israel NGO?
Will a UN “anti-racism” conference become another anti-Semitic and anti-Israel parley?
“The children killed in a war the world doesn’t want to know about” – a reference to Darfur perhaps? No – the headline story from the Independent of 19 September, which was accompanied by the frontpage to the right. HonestReporting UK does not wish to minimise the tragic loss of young life on both sides…