Tag Archives: The Independent

“Water Apartheid” Was Really Just a Burst Pipe, But the Media Don’t Care

“Water Apartheid” Was Really Just a Burst Pipe, But the Media Don’t Care

After a burst pipe in the West Bank, The Independent falsely accuses Israel of denying water to Palestinians.

Why The Independent Recycles ‘Apartheid’ Week Op-Ed

Pretty weak of The Independent to recycle a 2013 commentary by Matt Hill on whether Israel’s an apartheid state. An editor’s note at the bottom of the commentary acknowledges this, without explaining why. I’ll get to my theory in a moment. It’s Israel Apartheid Week in the UK, and Hill’s dusted-off argument is that the apartheid

Palestinian Terrorism No Longer Deemed Newsworthy?

The brutal stabbing of Israeli mother Dafna Meir, in her home in Otniel, fails to generate much media coverage. Just how bloodthirsty does a Palestinian terror attack against Israelis have to be to deserve coverage?

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