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<EM>NYT</EM> Veers From Downplaying Palestinian Terrorism — But Only Online
Prime Minister Netanyahu visits wounded survivor Adele Bennett in hospital.
Amidst mounting Palestinian terrorism against Israeli civilians, Times correspondent Isabel Kershner presents a thoughtful, first-hand account by an Israeli survivor of a Palestinian terror attack. This regrettably rare insight was excluded from the newspaper's print edition.
Campaign Calls Out New York Times Bias
Who Is Assailant? Who Is Victim? Times of Israel Corrects Headline
October 7, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of a Times of Israel headline which confounded the assailant with the victim. A Palestinian mob threw rocks at the car of an Israeli woman and tried to drag her from the vehicle. Israeli bystanders shot one of her attackers.
In Article on Disputed Burial, NY Times Buries Palestinian Violence
October 6, 2015
In a story about Fadi Alon, "shot dead the dead . . . by the Israeli police," The New York Times once again buries Palestinian violence. Only in the fourteenth paragraph does The Times note that police shot Alon after he stabbed an Israeli.
Times of Israel Clarifies: Israeli Did Not Shoot Palestinian Boy
October 6, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of a Times of Israel headline and article which charged: "Palestinian child said shot by Israeli driver in West Bank." The new headline reads: "Palestinian child shot while playing with gun."

Rocks Attack Cars, 'Violence Spikes' but Palestinian Arabs not Responsible
October 5, 2015
This just in: Rocks attack cars, “violence spikes.” But when Jews die Arabs aren't responsible. Media continued to hide Palestinian culpability with depersonalized headlines.
Abbas in U.N. Wonderland; Media Miss Cheshire Cat
October 2, 2015

Alice in Wonderland, Mahmoud Abbas at the United Nations. News media didn't quite get the connection.

C-SPANís Biased Washington Journal Call Handling Starts With Screening
September 30, 2015
Washington Journal's call-screening process seems to protect ethnic/religious/national groups – except Jews and/or Israel – from hostile if not bigoted remarks.
CAMERA Prompts LA Times Headline Correction on Israeli Use of Live Fire
September 29, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of a Los Angeles Times headline which falsely claimed "Israel will allow police to fire live ammunition at protesters," as if the cabinet's decision enabled the use of live fire on those waving flags and shouting slogans.
Chicago Public Media Bombards Listeners with Max Blumenthal Falsehoods
September 28, 2015
Max Blumenthal has a long history of spreading falsehoods and fabricating quotes. So when Chicago Public Media's NPR-affiliate WBEZ allowed Blumenthal an extended and virtually uninterrupted platform, it should have known its listeners would be lied to.
Palestinian Groups Ahead of ISIS in Destroying Antiquities
September 25, 2015

The Islamic State's (ISIS) destruction of pre-Islamic Middle Eastern antiquities is nothing new. Palestinian Arabs have been doing the same to Jewish sites for years—but without drawing news coverage like ISIS.

Yet More Lies from Presbyterian Peacemakers
September 22, 2015
For the past few years, the Presbyterian Church USA has sold a dishonest booklet produced by the Israel Palestine Mission Network. Will the church's leaders act?
AFP Corrects Caption: Bombed Gaza Site Was Hamas Base
September 21, 2015
CAMERA's Israel office prompts correction today of an AFP photo caption which omitted the essential fact that the pictured Gaza site, bombed during an Israeli airstrike, was a Hamas training camp.
Incitement over Temple Mount Leads to Palestinian Violence, Again
September 16, 2015

Mahmoud Abbas and Palestinian Authority media incite Temple Mount violence. News coverage misses old and deadly pattern.

New Year, Same Old New York Times Bias
September 16, 2015
Update Below: The NYT corrects various errors after CAMERA communication with editors. Times coverage of violence in Jerusalem got off to a bad start with a headline falsely placing the lethal attack on Alexander Levlovich in the West Bank. In a second falsehood, Diaa Hadid alleges police entered Al Aqsa mosque.
Newsweek Corrects: Israeli Police Did Not Enter Mosque
September 16, 2015
 In a correction of a headline which falsely states that Israeli troops "storm Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque," Newsweek editors make clear that the police did not enter the mosque. Meanwhile, The New York Times has yet to correct the identical falsehood.
Grudging AP Clarification on Israel's Christians Falls Short
September 11, 2015

A Sept. 6 AP story claimed the Christian population in Israel and the disputed territories has "shrunk" in recent decades. A subsequent clarification acknowledged growth of the population since 1948 but offered more obfuscation.

Shock Chart: NYT Singles Out Jews
September 11, 2015
In apparent fury that some Jewish Democrats oppose the Iran deal, The New York Times resorted to listing Jewish lawmakers by religion and voting pattern. (Updated)
Al-Jazeera Top Official Obfuscates the Truth on C-SPAN Call-in Show
September 10, 2015
C-SPAN’s Washington Journal program aired what amounted to an infomercial for Qatar’s Al-Jazeera America network in an August 27 segment featuring Al-Jazeera top official Mostefa Souag.
Haaretz Retracts Conspiracy Theory About Syrian Patients in Israel
September 9, 2015
Following communication from CAMERA, Haaretz's English edition retracts the baseless conspiracy theory, appearing yesterday in Zuher Andrawous's Op-Ed, that Israel receives payment from Gulf States for the treatment of Syrian patients.
'Hitler Sometimes Takes a Nap' and Other New York Times Insights
September 9, 2015
The New York Times whitewash of Hitler in a 1939 magazine article has to be read to be believed, with its emphasis on how "Hitler sometimes takes a nap" and "Hitler can be a good listener." Still today, puff pieces about violent anti-Jewish extremists, albeit subtler ones, continue to be published.
Thanks to the Blumenthals, a Hoax Quote on HillaryĀ's Summer Reading List
September 4, 2015
Max Blumenthal misquotes Chaim Weizmann. That's no surprise. It is more alarming, though, when the extremist's misinformation appears in Hillary Clinton's inbox.
Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism Tarnish Desmond Tutu's Nobel Peace Prize
September 2, 2015

When Archbishop Desmond Tutu's in the news, his Nobel Peace Prize is mentioned. His anti-Zionism and antisemitism usually are not. Such omissions paint a misleading portrait.

Iran's Larijani with CNN's Amanpour: Referendum for "All People" or "Elimination of Israel"?
September 2, 2015
The speaker of the Iranian Parliament misrepresented his country's eliminationist views toward Israel during his appearance on CNN, but elsewhere the Supreme Leader has been clear on his plan to annihilate the Jewish state.
Telegraph and Daily Mail Retreat From Tamimis' Latest "Pallywood"
August 30, 2015
Ahed Tamimi aka Shirley TemperThe UK Telegraph and Daily Mail retreat from a story about alleged Israeli brutality towards a Palestinian child, recognizing that the players in question have a history of manipulating journalists in Nabi Saleh.
Phyllis Bennis Mendaciously Bashes Israel on C-SPAN While Promoting ISIS Book
August 29, 2015
Phyllis Bennis (activist anti-Zionist Jew) bashes Israel while promoting her new book on C-SPAN purporting to explain what drives ISIS terrorists. But her explanation omits the most critical factor. Her blame-Israel rhetoric is easily refuted.
AP Corrects: Holy See Not Signed On to Palestinian Flag Proposal at U.N.
August 27, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of an AP article which wrongly identified the Holy See with a Palestinian proposal to have the Palestinian and Vatican flags raised at U.N. headquarters. In fact, the Holy See requested that any mention of the Vatican be removed. 
CAMERA Analyst on WSJ Video Discusses Reggae, Anti-Semitism, and Spain
August 27, 2015
MatisyahuA CAMERA research analyst discusses BDS's targeting of American-Jewish performer Matisyahu in a segment on Wall Street Journal video.
What Do Israeli Christians, Druze and Bedouin Think About the Jewish State?
August 27, 2015
Non-Jewish Israeli leaders and citizens alike agree that: “Israel, the sole country in the region that offers Israeli Christians and minorities protection and rights, is really worth fighting for.”
Praise for Carter Ignores Ex-President's Anti-Israel Obsession
August 26, 2015

Jimmy Carter's reaction after a diagnosis of brain cancer won renewed notice of his humanitarian work. Not so for his anti-Israel animus, chronic errors on Arab-Israeli matters and Arab financial support.

Did Avi Dichter Call For Separate Roads for Jews, Arabs? Haaretz Corrects
August 24, 2015
To bolster the apartheid canard, Haaretz's Bradley Burston falsely alleged that MK Avi Dichter called for separate roads for Jews and Arabs. CAMERA prompts correction of the "Jewish-only roads" fallacy, again. 

Head of British Non-Profit Engages in Propaganda War Against Israel
August 21, 2015
For the past several years, Jeremy Moodey, the chief executive officer of Embrace the Middle East, has been running a propaganda war against the Jewish state.
BBC Airs Smear That Israel Restricts Medical Equipment in Gaza
August 20, 2015
The BBC continues to falsely charge Israel with blocking the importation of Medical Equipment into Gaza even though it has been repeatedly informed that the problem is due to a dispute between the PLO and Hamas.
CAMERA Rebuts Palestinian 'Minister of Disinformation'
August 20, 2015

Palestinian propagandist Mustafa Barghouti repeated the usual Palestinian boilerplate in The Hill newspaper's Congress Blog. CAMERA's rebuttal exposed his fabrications and evasions.

Washington Post-Watch: Retrospective on Israelís Gaza Evacuation Wobbles
August 16, 2015

The Washington Post's Gaza Strip withdrawal 10-year retrospective was fact-filled. But facts without relevant context still can mislead.

Washington Post-Watch: Extremist Jews Everywhere, Arab Extremists Nowhere
August 13, 2015

Jewish extremism is news. Anti-Jewish Palestinian extremism is even bigger news. But not in The Washington Post.

C-SPAN Provides Platform for Radical Activist Medea Benjamin
August 12, 2015

Activist Medea (formerly Susan) Benjamin maligns Israel and demands end to U.S.-Israel military alliance. She might be seen as living up to her self-assigned name, that of a mythological Greek enchantress and witch. Certainly her anti-U.S., anti-Israel mind-set relies on myths.

Anti-Semitic Echoes in Iran Deal Debate
August 11, 2015
As Congress has continued its review of the Iran deal, the time-worn stereotypes of Jews as dual-loyalists, using their money and nefarious influence to incite wars have been used to smear opponents of the agreement.
Jewish Terrorism, Palestinian Terrorism, and a New York Times Double Standard
August 11, 2015
it is one thing for Israelis to be more bothered by their terrorists than Palestinians are by theirs. It is another for The New York Times to be more interested in Israeli extremism than in Palestinian extremism.
What ISIS Owes Iran, and Vice-Versa
August 11, 2015

News media coverage has often failed to note the complex relationship between Shi'ite-ruled Iran and the Sunni terror group calling itself the Islamic State. Hint: They haven't always been enemies.

Where are Empowered21 and Oral Roberts University Headed in Relation to Israel?
August 10, 2015
One mega-donor who supports Oral Roberts University, and by extension, the global Christian organization known as Empowered21, may have significant influence over the future position these organizations take concerning Israel.
Bethlehem Bible College and Christ at the Checkpoint - A Different Message for a Different Audience?
August 7, 2015

Is it possible that Christ at the Checkpoint and Bethlehem Bible College communicate a different message in Arabic than they do in English?

New York Times Magazine Corrects Error On Christian Population
August 6, 2015
The New York Times Magazine has corrected an error in a story about the population of Christians in the Middle East.
The Treacherous Waters of Christian-Muslim Dialogue
August 6, 2015
Christian leaders have engaged in interfaith dialogue with the Muslim World League, an organization that promotes Jew-hatred and financed terrorism.
Haaretz's Gideon Levy Chooses a Classical Antisemitic Trope
August 5, 2015
"Historically it has been antisemites, not Jews, who have read 'chosen' as code for Jewish supremacism," wrote the Guardian's reader editor in 2011 in a critical column. This week, Haaretz's Gideon Levy invokes the classical antisemitic trope.
Reuters Corrects: Fewer Than 400 Administrative Detainees, Not Over 5400
August 3, 2015
Following communication from CAMERA, Reuters corrects an article which stated yesterday that 5,442 Palestinians are held in administrative detention. The actual figure is less than 400.
Foreign Policy's Dead Letters to the Editor Policy
July 31, 2015

Want to post a comment at Foreign Policy online? Okay. Want to write a letter to the editor rebutting anti-Israel sources? Forget about it. Two CAMERA letters you should have seen …

Bloomberg Corrects Reference to Gaza as "Occupied"
July 31, 2015
After communications with CAMERA, Bloomberg has corrected a caption that had wrongly stated Gaza City was in "occupied territories."
Samir Kuntar: Hero to Some
July 31, 2015
An unconfirmed report of the death of terrorist operative Samir Kuntar offers a reminder that a culture that extols a child-killer reveals its values.
Washington Post Blogger Mystified by Iran Deal and Much More
July 30, 2015

The Washington Post foreign policy blog features Ishaan Tharoor, Yale 2006, formerly of TIME Magazine. So far, he's misused Israeli sources, gone easy on Iran and misunderstood the Middle East.

CNN Corrects: Scott Walker Met with Isaac (not Werner) Herzog
July 29, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of CNN's article today which claimed that presidential hopeful Scott Walker met with Werner Herzog on the Iran deal. Walker met with Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog, not German film director Werner.

Two Disparate Polls on Jewish Support for Iran Deal
July 28, 2015
A comparison of two recent polls about American Jews' attitudes toward the Iran deal, one for J-Street and the other for The Israel Project, seems to indicate that the more people are aware of the specifics of the deal, the more they are opposed to it.
A Washington Official, and the Washington Post, Fabricate Israeli Praise for the Iran Deal
July 27, 2015
On Twitter, John Kerry's senior advisor Marie Harf shared Washington Post headline that exaggerated and even fabricated Israeli praise for the Iran deal. Both the administration and the newspaper owe readers a correction.
Other Features 

C-SPAN Watch

Susan SwainWashington 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. ÖMore

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for latest posting (Oct. 7, 2015 broadcast).

and CAMERA's campus blog

REVISTA: Spanish-Language Media Analysis


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.
Available for purchase on Amazon.

apartheid week

Eyes On Israel:
CAMERA's Free Media Curriculum
Click above for information about the curriculum.
eyes on israel

Al-Jazeera America (AJAM) Watch

AJAM, financed by the oil sheikdom of Qatar, began broadcasting on Aug. 20, 2013. Why would Qatar's rulers – who have spent hundreds of millions of dollars to launch the new satellite-cable news channel – want to compete with other American cable and over-the-air networks? To give Americans yet another choice for television news, or to gain a platform for Qatari foreign policy (as has been the case with Al-Jazeera Arabic and Al-Jazeera English)? That policy has been problematic in recent years.

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for latest posting (Sept. 28, 2015 broadcast).

AJAM Watch

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Hamas Charter

(Click for a translation of the Charter.)
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.