Category Archives: Media and journalism

A reporter’s inside story about the disproportionate focus on Israel

If you read nothing else about the war, aka Operation Protective Edge, read this article. Matti Friedman, a former AP correspondent, explains how he and his colleagues got Israel so wrong in this seminal article “An Insider’s Guide to the … Continue reading

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The Media Intifada – looking at the media’s anti-Israel bias

As regular readers of this blog know well, media bias is a “favourite” bugbear of mine. The outrageous injustice and unfairness of the mainstream media’s bias against Israel, expressed in tendentious stories, slanted reports, manipulation of facts and statistics, and … Continue reading

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Media bias, anti-semitism, and the anti-anti-semitic pushback

This post is going to be a catch-up of sorts of some of the news items I let slip over the last few days. They all have a connection, if only tangential, to Israel’s war against the Hamas in Gaza. … Continue reading

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Anti-Zionism = Antisemitism: The hypocritical obsession with Gaza

The longer Israel’s war against the barbaric nihilist jihadists of Hamas drags on, the more anti-Israel protests take place around the world, and the more antisemitic those protests become. I addressed this subject a few weeks ago when the Gaza … Continue reading

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Further exposure of Hamas’s use of human shields to hide and launch rockets

I’ve mentioned several times in the past couple of weeks the menace of Hamas’s placement and launching of their rockets into Israel from residential neighbourhoods, schools, mosques and UN institutions. Whenever Israel fires back it inevitably hits civilians which leads … Continue reading

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Hamas intimidation of foreign journalists, and how the journalists cooperate

If you live outside of Israel and have been watching the news coming out of Gaza on your local TV stations, you may have been wondering how come the only pictures you have been seeing are of poor Gaza children … Continue reading

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