UK News

Telegraph Implies Tel Aviv is Israel’s Capital

How many times does the UK media need to be reminded that Tel Aviv is not the capital of Israel? A story in the Daily Telegraph on U.S. President Obama’s meeting with Benjamin Netanyahu contains...

March 4, 2014 16:31 By :

Israel Desecrates Holy Sites According to The Economist

Who is really threatening the sanctity of religious sites?

March 2, 2014 15:25 By :

The Guardian Changes “Jewish Lobby” Headline

An opinion piece by Alan Elsner appeared on The Guardian’s website in advance of the upcoming AIPAC conference: But a look at the article’s URL gives a clue as to the original headline: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/feb/26/aipac-american-jewish-lobby-support-kerry-mideast-peace Indeed,...

February 27, 2014 10:36 By :

Channel 4 “Cleanses” Context From Gaza Story

A sick Palestinian child is cynically used to blame Israel.

February 19, 2014 15:48 By :

Will US “Jewish Zealots” Really Blacklist Celeb Photographer?

The Independent promotes “Hollywood Jews” trope.

February 13, 2014 12:04 By :

Telegraph Multiplies Palestinian Refugees

HR gets the correction.

February 12, 2014 11:28 By :

Shock and Horror as Israeli Embassy Supports… Israel!

Not quite sure why The Guardian thinks this is newsworthy: Just imagine – the Israeli embassy taking sides in the SodaStream / Scarlett Johansson saga and choosing… Israel. Is The Guardian’s...

February 3, 2014 10:29 By :

Watchdog of the Week: RTE Makes On-Air Apology for Ariel Sharon Slur

When Irish broadcaster RTE referred to ”the massacre that was led by Sharon in Beirut” on its 9pm news program, former HonestReporting Mission participant Stephen Franklin, as well as fellow...

February 3, 2014 9:00 By :

Sky News: Spot the “Error”

A Sky News report on a battle in the Israeli Supreme Court over the route of Israel’s security barrier through the Palestinian village of Battir on the West Bank produced a bit of a gaffe: Safe...

January 29, 2014 11:53 By :

Hateful Filibustering in The Scotsman

Hugh Reilly is, according to The Scotsman, “a former member of the Scottish Friends of Palestine” and has been given space in the newspaper entitled “Stop Israeli filibustering over Gaza.” According...

January 28, 2014 11:48 By :