As Israel stands accused of “war crimes,” HonestReporting’s primer examines the failings of the Goldstone Report.
Human Rights Watch’s weapons “expert” suspended following outcry over bizarre “hobby”.
A Swedish newspaper publishes disgraceful accusations.
Human Rights Watch finally issues a report on Hamas rocket attacks.
The media rushes to promote another report based on unverifiable allegations from Gaza.
Shouldn’t the UN be promoting human rights instead of racism as the organization’s integrity takes a pounding?
Is there more to the figures than meets the eye?
As the military operation draws down, the media war continues.
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.