The appointment of Jeremy Bowen as Middle East editor in response to complaints about the BBC’s coverage of Israel has, in HonestReporting’s view, become a significant part of the problem and not the solution. Unsurprisingly we are not going to add our own congratulations to Bowen who received the second Charles Wheeler Award for achievements in broadcast…
Jonathan Steele says states are entitled to support Palestinian terror.
BBC’s Mideast editor rebuked for breaching impartiality and accuracy rules.
Why has the LA Times revived a discredited anti-Israel libel?
MSM looks for “motives” to explain brutal bulldozer attack
Our seventh annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.
A primer on the core issues confronting world leaders and the media.
Indicative of the ideological leanings of The Guardian and Independent newspapers is the fact that they have seen fit to cover the denial of tenure to US “academic” Norman Finkelstein at DePaul University in Chicago. Why is this American story worthy of print coverage in these British newspapers? As The Independent darkly puts it: “Mr Finkelstein,…
HonestReporting takes a look at the context behind the events of June 1967.
Forty years have now passed since the “Six Day War” which resulted in Israeli control over the Sinai Peninsula, Gaza Strip, West Bank, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan Heights. Some media reports already refer to the fortieth anniversary of the “occupation.” The goal of this special report is to remind HonestReporting subscribers of the events…