The first part of a guest review of Australian media attitudes to Israel.
Peter Manning (Sydney Morning Herald op-ed) argues that Canberra’s support for Israel is out of step” with Australian public opinion. But as I read his piece and the polls he cites, I’m having a recurring thought: skewed media coverage of Israel impacts public opinion, and public opinion impacts policy. Indeed Manning is part of that…
Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Fallout continues from a trio of American diplomatic slaps at Israel. The Muslim Brotherhood has to navigate between its criticism of Camp David, Salafist demands, and economic realities. And what’s with Sheikh Nasrallah’s rare public appearance? Iranian Issues • Saudis signal…
For as long as I’ve worked for HonestReporting, my primary job has been to go through the papers and send a daily roundup to the staff of what I see each day – a snapshot of developments and trends in coverage of Israel, along with my two-cent observations for in-house use. Since I’m looking at 39 papers, a ton…
Biased and one-sided reporting of the Gaza flotilla earns one journalist a prestigious award despite the holes in his winning entry.
Building plans for existing Jewish neighborhoods in Jerusalem kick up a new media frenzy.
Why is the media so obsessed by one former Israeli soldier’s Facebook post at the expense of major Mideast news stories?
Your protests hold Comedy Central to account but an offensive game remains “hidden” online.
Is your local media reporting what really went on in Gaza?
Our seventh annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Mideast conflict.