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<I>New York Times</I>' Nellie Bowles: PA Payments For Terrorists, a 'Far-Right Conspiracy'
UPDATED: CAMERA prompts a correction after The Times' Nellie Bowles called the well-documented Palestinian Authority payments to terrorists' families a "far-right conspiracy." PA officials acknowledge the payments, states the correction. "[T]hat is not a conspiracy theory."
  
 
 

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2018: A New York Times Line
January 31, 2018
Despite assurances by publishers and an ad campaign promising impartiality and accuracy, New York Times coverage of the Arab-Israeli conflict has had an inauspicious start to 2018.

CAMERA's timeline keeps track of the newspaper's stumbles.
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Fox News Channel Airs Geraldo Rivera’s Anti-Israel Disinformation
April 21, 2018
Geraldo Rivera, Fox News personality, evidently misperceives the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. But the network has enabled him to repeatedly air disinformation antithetical to Israel. Challenge is rarely provided.
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VICE News Misses Important Facts and Context on Hamas, Fatah, and Jerusalem
April 18, 2018

While there is a lot in the segment that is laudable, overall the piece suffers from many of the same problems we see so frequently in coverage of Israel and the Palestinians.

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Huffington Post Arabic Closes
April 17, 2018
With the closing of Huffington Post Arabic, the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas have lost an important mouthpiece. in the heart of Western media. Qatar's fingerprints were all over the site, and persist in the new platform, Arabi Post.
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Times Headline Invokes John Lennon Anti-War Lyrics to Describe Hamas
April 16, 2018
"Battle Weary, Hamas Gives Peaceful Protests a Chance," insists a headline in the Times print edition, echoing John Lennon's famous anti-war lyrics. But the terror group also gives Molotov cocktails, attack tunnels, and talk of eviscerating Israelis a chance.
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CAMERA Prompts NY Times Correction on "March of Return"
April 13, 2018
After the New York Times initially cast the Palestinian demonstrations and clashes as being a protest against Israel's navel blockade, the updated story correctly notes that it also is meant to demand a so-called "right of return."
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AP Sidesteps Skepticism and Science in Relaying Palestinian "Explosive Bullets" Charge
April 12, 2018
Without skepticism or challenge, the Associated Press quoted a Palestinian medical official claiming that exit wounds that are larger than entry wounds are evidence of "explosive bullets." Is that true? (Updated with AP correction)
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Reuters Corrects Arabic Caption Which Misidentified Palestinian Demonstrator as Israeli
April 12, 2018
CAMERA Arabic prompts correction of a Reuters caption in Arabic which misidentified a Palestinian participating in clashes at the Gaza border as Israeli.
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Times of Israel Clarifies Headline About Attack Against Israeli Vehicle 'In Gaza'
April 12, 2018
CAMERA prompts a Times of Israel clarification of a headline which had located an Israeli vehicle targeted by a Hamas bomb as "in Gaza." The army noted that the vehicle was located in the Israeli buffer zone on the Gaza side of the fence.

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Will Los Angeles Times Substantiate Dubious Charge About Reduced Water Flow Into Gaza?
April 12, 2018
As The Los Angeles Times promises truth, accuracy and quality journalism, CAMERA calls on editors to either substantiate or retract the dubious claim that the flow of water into Gaza is facing increasingly severe restrictions.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: Israel and the Gathering Storm
April 11, 2018

The Jewish nation may soon face a war on five fronts. Yet, many media outlets are failing to properly detail the threat emanating from Iran.

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Time Forgets "Return March" Is About "Return"
April 10, 2018

Although Time asserts that the Gaza demonstrations and clashes are about a blockade, Hamas leaders and other march organizers have repeatedly emphasized that the "March of Return" is about the Palestinian demand for a "right of return." (Updated)
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AP Misuse of Photo Links Syrian Gas Attack Victims to Israel
April 9, 2018
An Associated Press headline noting that Israel is being blamed for an attack on a Syrian military base is misleadingly accompanied by an image of child victims of an earlier chemical attack, believed to have been carried out by the Syrian regime.
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MSNBC's Chris Hayes Presents Hamas Propaganda as Fact
April 8, 2018
On Gaza "March of Return" casualties, MSNBC's Chris Hayes discards any semblance of journalistic professionalism and embraces Hamas propaganda. He cites Hamas claims as fact, despite the terror group's history of manipulations.
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The New York Times Misleads With Hamas Propaganda Lines
April 8, 2018
NYT's David Halbfinger abandons the role of objective news analyst to parrot Hamas propaganda lines attacking Israel, suggesting in his own words that Israelis use "disproportionate" force against innocent demonstrators. 
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CAMERA Op-Ed: Hamas Uses Human Shields and The Washington Post
April 4, 2018
Hamas counts on the media to uncritically repeat their claims and provide coverage that is skewed with omissions. In recent coverage of a Hamas-orchestrated violent demonstration, The Washington Post and others, did precisely that.
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The Washington Post Provides Cover for Hamas
April 4, 2018
 The Post's coverage of the recent rioting in Gaza was among the worst.
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CAMERA Prompts Reuters Correction About Israel's Capital
April 3, 2018
CAMERA prompted a Reuters correction in a story about Saudi acknowledgement of a Jewish right to self-determination in Israel. The story originally referred to a rapprochement between "Riyadh and Tel Aviv" to denote the seats of the governments of Saudi Arabia and Israel.
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Media Coverage of Gaza Violence Falls Short
April 3, 2018
From NPR to the New York Times to Reuters and beyond, how did the media fare in covering violence along Gaza's border with Israel?
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C-SPAN Airs Pro-Palestinian Propagandists Slamming Supporters of Israel
March 31, 2018
A conference, hosted by Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy (IRmep) and American Educational Trust (AET), slammed supporters of Israel particularly AIPAC and Christian Zionists. Included was a swipe at CAMERA.
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Huffington Post Arabic Removes Scare Quotes from "Israel"
March 27, 2018
In a passing reference to Israel, Syrian blogger Ragheb Bakresh used scare quotes, as if the country's existence is questionable at best. In response to communication from CAMERA Arabic, Huffington Post Arabic removed the quotation marks.
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The Florida Jewish Journal Must Stop Publishing Columnist's Falsehoods and Distortions
March 23, 2018
The Journal needs to fact-check claims by columnist Irwin Shishko.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: The Palestinian Authority 'Pays to Slay' and the Media is M.I.A.
March 22, 2018
The Palestinian Authority pays terrorists and their families for their crimes—a fact that The Washington Post's "Fact Checker" does it's best to minimize and obfuscate.
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AP Terms Hamas Attack Tunnels 'Smuggling Routes'
March 21, 2018
AP fails to correct an erroneous reference to Hamas' tunnels from Gaza into Israel as "smuggling routes," leaving the error in place at several media outlets. Times of Israel, on the other hand, commendably amends, now accurately referring to "attack tunnels."
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CAMERA Op-Ed:The Washington Post’s Skewed Coverage of Antisemitism
March 21, 2018
The Washington Post's coverage of anti-Semitism is frequently selective and often misleading.
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NY Times Mum on Palestinian Leader's "Son of a Dog" Slur
March 21, 2018
The New York Times ignored the news when Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas insulted the U.S. ambassador. But two years earlier, it focused on a much milder critique by Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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New York Times Errs on Cause of Gaza Water and Medicine Shortages
March 15, 2018
The New York Times claimed that the Gaza Strip "has been racked by shortages of medicine and water after years of a blockade by Israel and Egypt." In fact, the West Bank-based Palestinian government is responsible for a scarcity in medicine, and overpumping from Gaza's aquifer has degraded the territory's water supply.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: How The Washington Post Distorts the Arab-Israeli Conflict
March 14, 2018

Washington Post reporting on the Arab-Israeli conflict is often selective at best, and misleading at worst. Recent editorial decisions call in to question the paper's judgement and bias.

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CAMERA Prompts AP Corrections on Palestinian Refugees
March 14, 2018
CAMERA prompts AP corrections after photo captions erroneously referred to "some 5 million Palestinian refugees who were displaced during the 1948 war" as receiving UNRWA's services. That figure is really under 30,000.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: The Palestinian Authority Has Long Violated the Oslo Accords
March 13, 2018
The Palestinian Authority has a long history of underreported violations of the Oslo Accords. CAMERA takes to the pages of the The Daily Caller to explain.
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Haaretz Corrects About East Jerusalem Arabs' Voting Rights
March 12, 2018
CAMERA prompts a correction after Haaretz categorically claimed that "Jerusalem's Palestinians have no right to vote for the Knesset." In fact, those who hold Israeli citizenship may vote for the Knesset.
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NBC Joins the Tamimi Propaganda Campaign
March 12, 2018
This week, NBC became the latest media outlet to join the Tamimi propaganda campaign, following a clichéd and partisan template that downplays Ahed's calls for violence and whitewashes the Palestinian struggle as one against "the occupation,” rather than against Israel in any borders.
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CAMERA Arabic Prompts Reuters Correction on Temple Mount Attack
March 4, 2018
CAMERA Arabic, a new CAMERA initiative, prompts correction of a Reuters Arabic article which erroneously stated that two Israeli soldiers were shot dead in July by the Temple Mount. In fact, they were policemen.
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CAMERA Prompts Newsweek, AFP Corrections on Shelved Expropriation Bill
March 4, 2018
CAMERA prompts Newsweek and AFP corrections after they wrongly reported that a bill, now shelved, would have allowed for Israel's expropriation of church lands. In fact, it would have allowed for the expropriation of land that the church sold to private investors.
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NBC Makes It Official: No Correction to Inaccurate Andrea Mitchell Tweet
March 1, 2018
Andrea Mitchell told her 1.6 million Twitter followers that Israel has only 13 Arab Knesset members, and that the entire group was escorted from the plenary chamber after a protest. An NBC official says the error won't be corrected.
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Popular Resistance Committee Backgrounder: 2018
March 1, 2018
CAMERA takes a look at the Gaza-based terror group, the Popular Resistance Committee (PRC), which recently perpetrated an IED attack on the IDF.
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The Media and Ahed Tamimi
February 28, 2018
Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi has been groomed by her parents to put herself in danger and become a child fighter in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. They are encouraging others to engage in violence too. Their successes are due to those in the international media who promote their message while ignoring inconvenient truths.
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CAMERA Prompts Los Angeles Times Correction on Jerusalem Embassies
February 27, 2018
CAMERA prompts correction of a Los Angeles Times article which wrongly stated that the U.S. Embassy to Israel has always existed in Tel Aviv "along with the rest of the world's diplomatic missions." In fact, 16 countries once had embassies in Jerusalem and a number currently maintain consulate-generals in the city.
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Haaretz English Edition Provides Selective Coverage of Jerusalem Church Dispute
February 26, 2018
Haaretz's English edition prioritizes the story about the closing of Jerusalem's Church of Holy Sepulchre with a prominent page-one article, but in comparison to the Hebrew edition, provides remarkably less information key to understanding the issues.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: Abbas Counterfeits History and the Media Fakes Coverage
February 26, 2018
Media coverage of Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas' Feb. 20, 2018, U.N. speech was a master class in one-sided omissions and skewed stenography.
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CAMERA Prompts Multiple Los Angeles Times Corrections on Gaza
February 25, 2018
CAMERA prompts a series of corrections in The Los Angeles Times after articles this month grossly understated the number of trucks crossing into the Gaza Strip and also underreported the area of Gaza's fishing zone.
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CBS Recently Aired Problematic News Segments Involving the Jewish People and Israel
February 24, 2018
CBS in 2018 has already defamed the Jewish people in Face the Nation and seriously misinformed about Israel in CBS News.
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Time.com Corrects: No "Surge" in Settlement Population Under Trump
February 23, 2018
After communication from CAMERA, Time.com corrects a headline asserting that "Jewish Settlers in the West Bank Surged Since President Trump Took Office." There was no such surge.
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CAMERA Prompts AP Correction: East Jerusalem Not Palestinian Territory
February 22, 2018
CAMERA prompts correction of an AP article which had misidentified eastern Jerusalem as Palestinian territory, stating as fact Mahmoud Abbas' false claim at the United Nations. The AP correction subsequently appeared in multiple other news sites.
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Reuters Corrects on Entebbe Hijacking
February 22, 2018
After the plane was diverted, the hijackers targeted Jews and not only Israelis, as Reuters had claimed. CAMERA prompted Reuters to correct its mistake.
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AFP Corrects: Entebbe Hijackers Singled Out Jews
February 21, 2018
CAMERA again prompts correction of an AFP article which incorrectly stated that the Entebbe hijackers singled out Israelis, keeping them hostage. In fact, the Palestinian and German terrorists singled out Jews, both Israelis and non-Israelis.

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Huffington Post Arabic Removes Hamas Propaganda
February 20, 2018
In response to communication from CAMERA and its new Arabic department, the Huffington Post removes clips lifted from Hamas' Shehab News Agency, including a caption which refers to Israel as "the enemy" and "the occupation."
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CAMERA Tells The Washington Jewish Week: The Tamimis Support Terror
February 16, 2018
CAMERA tells The Washington Jewish Week about the Tamimis, a terror-supporting clan lauded by anti-Israel groups.
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A Primer on Sut Jhally’s Shameless Propaganda
February 14, 2018

In his 2016 film “Occupation of the American Mind,” Sut Jhally, PhD., violated the trust of his audience, his students and his fellow professors at UMass Amherst, where ironically enough, he is a Communications professor.

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Times of Israel Corrects: U.S. Didn't Consider Settlements Illegal
February 13, 2018
For the second time, CAMERA prompts correction of a Times of Israel story which incorrectly reported that the longstanding American position was that Israeli settlements are illegal under international law.
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UPDATED:The Washington Post Corrects Claim That Israel Used Iranian Drone As ‘Pretext’ For Attack
February 11, 2018
A Washington Post caption about Israel's response to an Iranian drone attack unfairly impugns the motives of the IDF
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Sunday, May 6, 2018



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Indoctrinating Our Youth

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The Assault on Evangelical Support for Israel
 
 
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C-SPAN Watch

Washington Journal, a daily phone-in program, is a platform for the defamation of Israel and Jews. C-SPAN executives Susan Swain and Rob Kennedy, like network founder Brian Lamb before them, stonewall public complaint.

 
Informed individuals are urged to phone in during segments relevant to Israel or the Middle East. If aired, such a call will be noted as a C-SPAN Watch entry which will include an online link to the video clip of the call. The call-in numbers are…More

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PRESS-Pectiva: Hebrew-Language Media Analysis

Indicting Israel: New York Times Coverage of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict
A groundbreaking CAMERA monograph documents how The New York Times holds Israel to a discriminatory standard, omits context and shows a clear preference for the Palestinian perspective.
 
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Eyes On Israel:
CAMERA's Free Media Curriculum
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Hamas Charter

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Why has Hamas never ceased to target Jewish civilians within Israel even after Israel withdrew from the Gaza Strip more than three years ago? The answer lies in its governing charter.

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