Browsing Tag Yassir Arafat

2003 Dishonest Reporting "Award"

Our third annual recognition of the most skewed and biased coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

December 15, 2003 12:00 By :

Child’s Play in Gaza?

AP apparently mis-captions an unregulated weapon as a child's "toy"; also, an ulterior motive for the Geneva Accord lacks publication.

December 3, 2003 12:00 By :

AP, Reuters Omit Terror in Israel

The two largest wire agencies release chronicles of world terror that completely ignore attacks in Israel.

November 12, 2003 12:00 By :

The Media’s Mideast Relativism

Under the guise of objectivity, the media try to 'democratize' a corrupt and dictatorial Palestinian regime.

October 2, 2003 12:00 By :

Ins and Outs of Choosing the News

AP and Reuters select news items that question Israeli policy — but avoid items that justify it.

September 15, 2003 12:00 By :

Cycle of Arafat

With the resignation of Palestinian Prime Minister Abbas, Yassir Arafat reasserts himself — undermining the key precondition for peace talks.

September 9, 2003 12:00 By :

Prisoners: Fact vs. Fiction

London's The Guardian downplays the significance of Israel's prisoner release with unsubstantiated claims of mass arrests.

August 6, 2003 12:00 By :

Security Fence Scrutiny

Israel's security fence receives unjustified media scrutiny, including comparisons to apartheid.

July 31, 2003 12:00 By :

Hudna With Hamas

The media translate "hudna" as "truce," misrepresenting the term's religious, historical and modern meaning.

June 23, 2003 12:00 By :

All Wet in Toronto

A Toronto Sun column replete with inaccuracies claims the road map is only good for Israel; also, AP misrepresents Camp David.

June 5, 2003 12:00 By :