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NPR's Former Israel Reporter 'Sad' That Hoax Anti-Israel Agitprop Not Real
After NPR's Lourdes Garcia-Navarro ideologically linked herself to dishonest and extremist anti-Israel activists, the network should consider reprimanding her for violating its social media policies and barring her from any reporting that relates to the Arab-Israeli conflict.
  
Wave of Palestinian Violence Accompanied by Spate of Bad Writing
 


Too many journalists have relied on the passive voice, euphemism, and imprecision — reportorial smoke and mirrors — to obscure Palestinian terror attacks and even recast terrorists as victims of arbitrary Israeli violence.
Host of Tax-Payer Funded VOA Show Thinks Anti-Israel Op-Ed is ‘Balanced’
February 8, 2016

A VOA host attacks CAMERA and tweets her approval of U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's anti-Israel New York Times Op-Ed.

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Washington Post Retweets 16-Year Old’s Antics as News
February 4, 2016

The Washington Post claims antisemitic website Mondoweiss is a "news site," and a 16-year old anti-Israel activist's visit to the principal's office is "news."

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CAMERA Op-Ed in Washington Jewish Week:The Post Erases Nearly 1 Million Jews from History
February 4, 2016
CAMERA takes to the pages of the Washington Jewish Week to highlight The Washington Post's refusal to correct its omission of nearly one million Jewish refugees from Arab lands.
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Fox News Correspondent Conor Powell's Coverage of Israel is Not Fair and Balanced
February 4, 2016
Fox New reporter Conor Powell promotes the Palestinian narrative, claiming that frustration over the lack of progress toward an independent Palestinian state and Israeli settlement growth are the reasons Palestinians are murdering Israelis.
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Hezbollah Pressures TV Station to Cut Footage
February 4, 2016
Hezbollah, the Lebanese-based, U.S.-designated terror group, takes unfavorable TV footage to the cutting room floor.
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CAMERA Rebuts Attack on Ayaan Hirsi Ali in Baltimore Sun
February 3, 2016

The Institute for Islamic, Christian and Jewish Studies uses The Baltimore Sun to minimize Islamic extremism and distort the record of one of its leading critics. CAMERA responds.

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Rooms to Rent by Israelis? Washington Post Recycles 'Restrictive Covenant'
February 2, 2016

A stale Palestinian complaint with Airbnb snares front page Washington Post coverage. Seems those darned Israelis rent apartments on land that's not Arab.

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From Pakistan to New York, What You See and What You Don't in The New York Times
February 1, 2016
The Times' double standard when it comes to a deleted photo from its own front-page versus an altered page-three photo in an insular ultra-Orthodox Israeli paper lays bare the paper's disproportionate obsession with the Jewish state.
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Is Mart Green Video Gone Baby Gone?
January 29, 2016
Has Hobby Lobby heir Mart Green taken the 2010 video Little Town of Bethlehem taken off the market?
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Haaretz Covers Up For Palestinian Prisoner Mohammed al-Qiq
January 27, 2016
Haaretz's English edition omits key information about hunger-striking Palestinian prisoner Mohammed al-Qiq that appears in the original Hebrew article: security officials said he was recently involved in Hamas terror activity.
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Washington Post Reports Palestinian Incitement, Still Misses Point
January 27, 2016

The devil's in the details, especially when details have been omitted, as in another Washington Post failure to come to grips with murderous Palestinian anti-Israeli, anti-Jewish incitement.

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Accusing Others of Dishonest Language, Beinart Distorts an Ambassador's Words
January 27, 2016
To paint Benjamin Netanyahu as manipulative and Ambassador Dan Shapiro as spineless, anti-Israel columnist Peter Beinart misleads readers, doctors the ambassador's words, and erases the murder of Dafna Meir.
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An Inquiry for The Philadelphia Inquirer
January 27, 2016

Why did a Philadelphia Inquirer version of a Washington Post article omit key information about Palestinian Arab terror attacks against Israelis?

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CAMERA Prompts New York Times Editor's Note on Jerusalem Eviction Cases
January 26, 2016
CAMERA prompts a critical New York Times editor's note today on Diaa Hadid's error-ridden Jan. 15 article about potential evictions in Jerusalem's Old City. Editors agreed that Hadid relied solely on false Palestinian claims.
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Yahoo Removes Some Hate Sites from News Feed
January 26, 2016


After CAMERA raised concerns with Yahoo over its promotion of hate sites, a Yahoo spokesperson replied that it has blocked Veterans News Now and MintPress News.
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Haaretz Legal Follies
January 25, 2016
From the NGO bill, to "internationally recognized borders," to the BDS law, Haaretz's English edition trips up on three separate legal issues in recent days.
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Los Angeles Times Makes First Move Towards Correcting Saree Makdisi Op-Ed
January 25, 2016
The Los Angeles Times takes a first, partial step towards clarifying Saree Makdisi's false claim that there are no high schools in Arab communities in Israel's south. Editors have yet to make clear, though, that more than 40 such schools exist.
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NPR Affiliate Peddles Anti-Israel, Pro-Terrorist Propaganda
January 25, 2016
KALW, an NPR affiliate in San Francisco, regularly broadcasts anti-Israel and/or pro-terrorist propaganda that is completely divorced from fact in a music show produced and hosted by radical Israel defamer Dore Stein.
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New York Times Editorial Errs on Israeli NGO Bill
January 24, 2016
In an editorial yesterday ("The Fading Two-State Solution"), it's The New York Times' fading credibility which is again on display. The "Paper of Record" gets three points wrong on the Israeli NGO bill up for vote tomorrow.
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Yahoo Promotes (Another) Fringe Hate Site
January 22, 2016


One year after promoting articles from a Holocaust-denying website, Yahoo is still pushing fringe hate sites on its unsuspecting readers. The obvious question is: Why? The bigger question: What is Yahoo doing to stop this?
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Swiss Cheese-Sytle Coverage of Hebron; Rare Washington Times Stumble
January 21, 2016

Washington Times' Arab-Israeli coverge usually stays close to the facts. If only that had been the case with a January 2016 report on the role of Arabs from the Hebron area in the “stabbing intifada.”

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Washington Post Erases Nearly One Million Jews From History
January 19, 2016

A Washington Post infographic that claims to inform readers of every “major” refugee crises in the last 75 years omits more than 800,000 Jewish refugees from Arab lands, who fled after Israel's 1948 War for Independence.

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Diaa Hadid Pokes a "Hornet's Nest"
January 19, 2016
Diaa HadidWe recently criticized a New York Times article by Diaa Hadid about evictions in Jerualem.We now have the details on the other two evictions Hadid focused on, which she alleged were based on "arcane violations" of lease agreements. Is non-payment of rent now "arcane?"
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Leading U.S. Papers Downplay, Ignore Stabbings of Israeli Women
January 19, 2016
The New York Times, Washington Post and Los Angeles Times downplayed or ignored the murder of Dafna Meir. The fatal stabbing, targeting a mother at home with her children at hand, stands out from the last four months of Palestinian violence.
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Diaa Hadid, Recycling Old Stories about the Old City
January 15, 2016

Diaa HadidDiaa Hadid, hired a year ago by the New York Times to improve coverage of Palestinian affairs, instead seems to view her job as escalating the Times' traditionally hostile and inaccurate coverage of Israel. The latest example is her largely fictional story on evictions in Jerusalem.

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New York Times Tilts Against Israel Whenever it Can
January 14, 2016
The New York TimesThe New York Times can't seem to resist the temptation to slant the news against Israel and in favor of the Palestinians, even when covering a fairly innocuous story such as the initially suspicious fire at  B'tselem, the controversial non-profit based in Israel.
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The IDF's Pivotal Role in Securing the Jewish Future
January 12, 2016
International efforts to sully the IDF’s reputation and blunt its effectiveness target uninformed audiences in hopes of undermining recognition of the army’s stellar record.
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A Tale of Two LA Times Headlines: Attacks in West Bank, Paris
January 11, 2016
On Thursday, three West Bank Palestinian assailants were shot dead and so was an armed man attempting to enter a Paris police station. The incidents were similar but The Los Angeles Times headlines were remarkably different.
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Diaa Hadid, NY Times Respond to CAMERA, and CAMERA Responds Right Back
January 10, 2016
New York TimesNew York Times reporter Diaa Hadid responded to CAMERA's criticism of her Haifa report, admitting that it was incorrect to write that Israel was created by the 1948 war, but rejecting our assertion that the liberal Arab culture she describes in Haifa could happen only in Israel. Hadid claims there's something similar in Beirut, but we prove there isn't. 
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In Boycott Call, Professor Saree Makdisi Flunks On Israeli Education
January 10, 2016
Professor Saree Makdisi of UCLA is unfettered by journalistic or academic standards. He falsely claimed Friday in The Los Angeles Times, “there is not a single high school in the Palestinian communities in the Negev desert in southern Israel.” Actually, there are more than 40.
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PBS at War with Netanyahu and Israel
January 7, 2016
NetanyahuNetanyahu at War has a fatal flaw: war requires at least two parties, and focusing only on Netanyahu, and not also on those making war against Israel, like Yasir Arafat, guaranteed both the failure of the Frontline documentary to document very much at all, and its success at deceiving viewers.
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The Trouble with Textbooks: The Case of the Missing Correction
January 7, 2016
Call it the case of the missing correction and tortured textbook. Westview Press' A Political Economy of the Middle East terms Israel a “quasi-democracy” and omits that in the 2014 war, Hamas attacked Israel first. There'll be a quiz Tuesday.
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Hezbollah Starving 40,000 Civilians: Media AWOL
January 6, 2016

40,000 civilians in the Syrian town of Madaya are slowly starving due to a siege by the pro-Assad, Iranian-funded terrorist movement, Hezbollah. U.S. media coverage has been largely absent.

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Year-End Globe and Mail Article Blames Israel for Ills in Region
January 6, 2016
Toronto's Globe and Mail is considered Canada's most prestigious and influential newspaper but  Global Affairs reporter Patrick Martin misleads readers with a one-sided account of the conflict that indicts Israel and all but ignores Palestinian terrorism.
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Haifa, History and the New York Times
January 5, 2016
The New York TimesThe New York Times seems to be allergic to the facts of the Arab-Israeli conflict, as if reporting the truth and actually reflecting reality will cause a life-threatening medical crisis. The latest example is Diaa Hadid's In Israeli City of Haifa, a Liberal Arab Culture Blossoms.
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Squinting at Israeli Democracy, Washington Post Editorial Misses Target
January 5, 2016
A Washington Post editorial found Israeli democracy endangered—not by organizations with hostile overseas funders, but rather by legislation spotlighting their financing and activities.
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Haaretz's Bogus Book 'Ban'
January 3, 2016
For days, headlines about the Israeli Education Ministry "book ban" have dominated Haaretz's English edition, including on the paper's front-page. Nevertheless, the decision not to include a book in a curriculum does not constitute a "ban."
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Top Ten MidEast Media Mangles for 2015
December 31, 2015
This year, the media have blundered all too many times in reporting on the Middle East. There were, unfortunately, countless potential "winners," but after careful consideration, CAMERA has identified the media's ten biggest bungles.
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CAMERA Letter in LA Times: Where's Coverage on Islamist Threat to Bethlehem?
December 30, 2015
Tamar Sternthal, director of CAMERA's Israel office, publishes a letter in The Los Angeles Times drawing attention to the Islamist threat to holiday festivities in Bethlehem, ignored by the paper's news coverage.
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Huffington Post Blog Distorts the News With Anti-Israel Screed
December 30, 2015
The Huffington Post blog, which far too often functions as a magnet for Israel haters, has posted an anti-Israel screed by a former editor at the Palestinian Ma'an news agency. The piece distorts events to present an indictment of Israel for a shooting by Egypt.
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CAMERA Conference on MLK Day: Will Israel Lose Christian Support?
December 28, 2015

Evangelical support for Israel in the United States is under assault by anti-Zionist activists from the West Bank and the U.S. CAMERA has organized a conference taking place in Los Angeles on Jan. 18, 2016 to expose and counter this campaign.

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Haaretz Corrects Mistranslation About Eritrean's Death
December 27, 2015
CAMERA's Israel office prompts correction today of the latest mistranslation in Haaretz's English edition. The article incorrectly stated that an Eritrean asylum seeker was by "beaten to death" during an attack in Be'er Sheva.
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USA Today Smears Israel with 'Report' on Gaza Christians
December 26, 2015
Just before Christmas, USA Today published an Al-Jazeera style Israel hit-piece about Christians in the Gaza Strip. Whatever the reason, it was journalistic humbug.
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UPDATED: AP, NYT Headlines Cast Palestinian Attackers as Victims, Ignore Dead Israelis
December 24, 2015
Update: AP has amended its headline.

After a Palestinian stabbing attack and the police response killed two Israelis and two Palestinians, an Associated Press headline ignored the Israeli deaths, and cast the attackers as victims.
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Time Marches On Against Israel
December 23, 2015
Time magazine commits journalistic malpractice, again misrepresenting Israel in the conflict with Palestinian Arabs, in its Oct. 26, 2015 magazine article, “Violence beats politics as a third intifadeh looms in Israel” by Karl Vick.
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AP's Sub-Laban Eviction Story Spotlights Journalistic Failure
December 23, 2015
AP casts the looming eviction of the Sub-Laban family as a narrative of Jewish encroachment in Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter. Only after CAMERA's intervention, does AP add information giving a different picture.
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Heinous Terrorist Killed, Washington Post Goes Easy on His Crimes
December 22, 2015

While reporting the death of terrorist Samir Kuntar, The Washington Post omits the details of one of the most infamous terrorist attacks in Israel's history.

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Unlike The Atlantic, Reuters Doesn’t Meet “Mandatory Minimum” of Accountability
December 22, 2015
Reuters and The Atlantic stumbled in similar ways in their reports on Israel's law describing minimum punishments for stone throwers. But the two outlets couldn't have reacted more differently to calls for correction.
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Diaa Hadid, Former NGO Worker, Keeps Up Advocacy Work at New York Times
December 17, 2015
The New York Times' Diaa Hadid is at it again — promoting a Palestinian narrative where the Temple Mount has religious significance only to Muslims, where Palestinian terrorism is understated and Israeli actions blamed for the turmoil in the region. Updated with information about CAMERA success.
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Washington Post Muddies Islamic and Palestinian Terrorism Link
December 16, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu linked Islamic State terrorism with Palestinian terrorism. The Washington Post said ‘hang on, there.' Terrorists themselves supported the prime minister.
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Salon.com's Sordid Journalism
December 16, 2015
Salon.com's founders aspired to elevate the status of electronic journalism. Its recent coverage of Israel exposes how far the internet magazine has strayed from its original ideals. Its writings now reflect a tedious self-validating dogma devoid of factual accuracy.
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Other Features 
Martin Luther King, Jr:

“Peace for Israel means security, and we must stand with all our might to protect its right to exist, its territorial integrity.
 
 






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. …More

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for latest posting (Jan. 26, 2016 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 (Feb. 4, 2016 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.

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