Listen to Yarden Frankl on the Voice of Israel by clicking on the image above or on this link to play. HonestReporting.com’s Yarden Frankl discusses a recent CNN video feature on ‘settlers’ learning defensive techniques following a spate of recent terror attacks. According to Frankl, after showing the ‘soccer moms’ learning self-defense, CNN makes unsubstantiated accusations demonizing…
What is really unprofessional and misleading is the attempt to equate Israelis’ very reasonable desire to take self-defense classes with old, uncorroborated allegations in the interests of appearing balanced.
What did the media choose to focus on and emphasize with the publication of the Palmer Report? A grudging acknowledgment that Israel did indeed have a valid case? Not exactly.
Whose version of events does a BBC journalist stand by?
CNN's arrogance in not responding to any of our previous emails is astounding. But HonestReporting thinks we can wear them down.