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The Times of Israel

Here is something to sweeten the gloom and doom about media bias against Israel: David Horovitz, former editor of the Jerusalem Post, has started up a new website, The Times of Israel, and it is looking great! From David Horovitz’s … Continue reading

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A Guide to the Perplexed on Middle East Reporting

After all the serious news that’s been dominating these pages for a long while, here’s a little levity (though it’s not as funny as we’d like to think) to lighten those long winter evenings, and to educate you at the … Continue reading

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Guardian Reader’s Editor’s half-hearted apology for antisemitic reporting

Shortly after Gilad Shalit was released in that lopsided prisoner exchange, the Guardian journalist Deborah Orr wrote a horribly snide article on the subject in which she accused Israel of racism, the proof being that Israel considers the life of … Continue reading

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Inflammatory photo of the day and other tendentious reporting

The CBC’s report (h/t cba) on Friday’s flotilla fiasco was not only a mix of half-truths, bias and distortions, but was adorned with a photograph which not only had no connection at all to the flotilla itself or any of … Continue reading

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“Israel hit back first” in same old media bias

I was going to entitle this post “the international media make me sick”, but I decided to be a bit more specific. You can take the opening sentence as a sub-heading. Since Thursday’s multiple terrorist attacks near Eilat which killed … Continue reading

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BBC stands accused of being … too pro-Israel!

This post has been cross-posted at CiFWatch. This morning, as is my wont, I had a look-through the Guardian to see what new anti-Israel diatribes they had come up with overnight.  Never fear, there were plenty of articles. Check with … Continue reading

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