Once again, a flood of headlines present Israel as an aggressor responsible for the deaths of dozens of unarmed civilians. Was this really a peaceful protest or another Syrian-engineered attempt to breach Israel’s border? Where did the media get it right and where did it go wrong?
An Israel that promotes progressive policies, in this case, gay-friendly ones, does not fit with the image of Israel that Time would prefer to you believe. And if such a positive image is the reality then better to attribute them to something far more sinister such as covering up for Israeli “crimes”.
When the media fails to make a distinction between Hamas’s aggression and Israel’s defense, it leaves out the essential element of the story that allows people to make sense of what’s happening.
Ron Dermer, Senior Adviser to PM Netanyahu, has written an impressive letter to Time in response to the magazine’s latest biased article against Israel.
An In-Depth Analysis of Time Magazine and its coverage of Israel.
Why does the founder of Hezbollah deserve a fawning obituary in Time’s review of the year?
Time cover story claims decadent Israelis no longer care about peace.
Time reporter blames Israel and the West for Muslim intolerance
A look back at some of the worst cases of anti-Israel media bias.
Why does the media continue to quote propagandist Mads Gilbert?