Browsing Tag settlements

The Scotsman’s Deep Freeze

In The Scotsman, correspondent Ben Lynfield analyzes the unity talks. This throwaway sentence was very dodgy: The right-wing government of prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has responded to the Palestinian...

November 21, 2011 14:32 By :

Media Throws Israel Under the Bus

A Palestinian publicity stunt gets the media’s attention.

November 16, 2011 14:24 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 11/02/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Shortly before publishing today’s cheat sheet, media reports came up of a two-boat flotilla of ships travelling from Turkey...

November 2, 2011 19:35 By :

Media Cheat Sheet 10/27/2011

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel. Peace Process • Commenting on Condi Rice’s memoirs, David Ignatius says the Obama administration’s failure to...

October 27, 2011 16:43 By :

Israeli Government Video Irks Palestinians

Why has an Israeli video explaining the history and legal status of the West Bank upset the Palestinians? Could the real story be a threat to the distorted Palestinian narrative?

July 28, 2011 13:56 By :

BBC Trust Upholds Complaint About Settlement Moratorium Coverage

Last September, Israel ended a moratorium on building in already-existing settlements. Unfortunately, the BBC Today program inaccurately described moratorium in far broader terms, stating, “The moratorium...

June 28, 2011 14:31 By :

Louise Bagshawe: Still Waiting For BBC Reply on Fogel Failures

It’s been a few days since Louise Bagshawe asked in the pages of the Daily Telegraph if the BBC really cared about the slaughter of the Fogel family. Certainly ample time for Beeb executives to...

March 28, 2011 20:55 By :

UK Politician Slams BBC Over Silence On Itamar Murders

Louise Bagshawe Hats off to British MP Louise Bagshawe for taking the BBC to task for its coverage or rather, lack of coverage of the brutal murders of the Fogel family in Itamar. Writing in the Daily...

March 24, 2011 9:32 By :

Daily Mail’s Disgusting Letter

The Daily Mail publishes an anti-Israel letter without even bothering to check the false allegations.

March 22, 2011 17:07 By :

Are Settlements Illegal?

It has become quite common for the media to add words such as “Israeli settlements are illegal according to international law” to every article that touches on the Palestinian-Israeli peace...

March 16, 2011 9:55 By :