Browsing Tag West Bank

When the Photo is the Story

AFP frames Sharon as villain, and an IDF soldier offers another look at checkpoint culture.

August 12, 2004 12:00 By :

AP’s Arafapologies

Associated Press editorializes an Arafat speech as per PA instructions; also, Tom Friedman likens democratic Israelis with Shiite thugs

May 17, 2004 12:00 By :

Heller Freezes Over Israel

Reuters' Jeffrey Heller turns a major news story into a cheap melodrama.

April 18, 2004 12:00 By :

Junking the Road Map?

Before a key US visit, media outlets misrepresent Ariel Sharon's disengagement plan.

April 14, 2004 12:00 By :

‘Shocking’ Omission by AP

After three child terrorists are caught, AP fails to explain the cultural background that encouraged their act.

March 2, 2004 12:00 By :

Getting Through to Reuters

A success for media monitors: Reuters finally begins describing Hamas accurately.

February 8, 2004 12:00 By :

PA Policeman/Terrorist

Reuters once again omits a central fact of a Palestinian terror attack.

February 1, 2004 12:00 By :

Who Stole Christmas?

While the media blame Israel for a dour Christmas in Bethlehem, the real cause seems to be PA policy and Muslim intolerance.

December 25, 2003 12:00 By :

Why the "Calm"?

The major media call this a "period of relative calm," disregarding the ongoing wave of attempted terror, thwarted by the IDF.

December 11, 2003 12:00 By :

Blaming Israel for Istanbul

A disturbing media trend blames Israeli policy for the Islamist war on Western civilization.

November 23, 2003 12:00 By :