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Analysis of NYT Hebron Journal: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron
CAMERA analyzes a New York Times human interest story from Hebron, demonstrating its good, bad and ugly sides.
  
Campaign Calls Out New York Times Bias
 
Washington Post's One Error -- Seeing U.N. Gaza Report as News
June 23, 2015
Washington Post coverage of the U.N. “war crimes” inquiry regarding last summer's Gaza combat made a mistake: Treating it as news, not propaganda.
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CAMERA Analyst Tricia Miller, Ph.D., Appears on Israel Now News
June 19, 2015
CAMERA analyst Tricia Miller, Ph.D. recently appeared on Israel Now News.
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After Israeli Video Mocks Journalists, Reporters Prove its Premise
June 18, 2015
Journalists should understand that the production of a satire video by the Israeli government in no way vindicates their own reporting. They shouldn’t insult readers’ intelligence by suggesting otherwise. And they should take a deep breath before reacting, because they might just prove the very point the video tried to make.
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J Street's Unreported Pro-BDS Partner -- 'Jewish Voice for Peace'
June 18, 2015

J Street objected to a provision in U.S. trade legislation barring compliance with an anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sactions (BDS) effort. Washington Jewish Week coverage failed to mentioned J Street's de facto ally—the anti-Zionist “Jewish Voice for Peace.” Here's the scoop:

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AFP Corrects Regarding 17 'Journalists' Killed in Gaza
June 17, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of an AFP article which stated as fact that 17 journalists were killed in fighting last summer in Gaza. Among the 17 are Hamas and Islamic Jihad combatants and media operatives.
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Jodi Rudoren Skews the Story Against Israel Again
June 16, 2015
With too few exceptions, the New York Times Jerusalem bureau chief follows a pattern of tendentious, shoddy reporting focused on faulting Israel, its leaders, society and policies for the ills of the region.
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Wikipedia Entry on Christian Member of Fatah Omits Crucial Information
June 16, 2015
The Wikipedia entry on Palestinian Christian and Fatah member Chris Bandak omits his role in the deaths of two Israelis during the Second Intifada. A book of essays makes the same error.
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Washington Post Misreports BDS, Gaza War Casualty Debate
June 15, 2015
Lots of information but lack of essential facts tripped one Washington Post report on Israel and bruised a second on the same day. On boycott, divestment and sanctions, The Post still doesn't get it.
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Christian Zionism: The Antidote for the World's Oldest Hatred
June 12, 2015
Through its recent conference in Washington DC, the Institute on Religion and Democracy has established a clear theological, historical, legal and moral case in support of Israel's right to exist.
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Methodist Staffer Demonizes Israel, Reveals Ignorance
June 11, 2015
Janet Lahr Lewis, an official with the United Methodist Church, has accused Israel of genocide and destroying archeological artifacts.
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Palestinian 'Nakba' Revisionism Rebutted by CAMERA in The Hill
June 11, 2015

Another bit of Palestinian historical revisionism and invention masquerading as commentary on The Hill's Congress Blog site, another factual CAMERA rebuttal.

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On Gaza's History, CNN Corrects
June 10, 2015
CAMERA staff prompts correction of a CNN report which erred on Gaza's chronology and used inaccurate terminology for the Palestine Mandate. A misleading caption about access to Gaza remains.

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+972 Corrects Regarding CAMERA 'Conclusion' on Palestinian Tourism
June 8, 2015
+ 972 Magazine editors correct a post which wrongly identified an excerpt from a Los Angeles Times article as CAMERA's conclusion that Israel is allegedly cutting Palestinians out of the tourism market.
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L A Times Lets Saree Makdisi Incriminate Himself, Again
June 1, 2015
UCLA Prof. Saree Makdisi, an anti-Israel polemicist, popped up in The Los Angeles Times again. This time he tried to shield BDS intolerance with academic freedom. Thanks to The Los Angeles Jewish Journal, CAMERA exposed his fraud. 
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Catholic News Service Skewed Against Israel During 2014 War
May 29, 2015
The Catholic News Service's coverage of last summer's fighting between Israel and Hamas failed to include responses from Israeli officials resulting in some egregious factual errors.
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CAMERA Prompts Jerusalem Post Correction on U.N. Resolution 242
May 26, 2015
CAMERA prompts correction of a Jerusalem Post article which erroneously stated that U.N. Resolution 242 "calls for Israeli withdrawal to pre-1967 lines." The key resolution does not specify from which and how much territory Israel should withdraw.
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What The NY Times, Telegraph Missed on Netanyahu Government Guidelines
May 25, 2015
The New York Times and The Telegraph point to Netanyahu's new government guidelines which don't mention a Palestinian state as evidence of his intransigence. But for decades, successive governments, including those who negotiated, didn't mention a Palestinian state in their guidelines.
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Washington Post Holds Up Palestinian Soccer Red Card
May 20, 2015

The Palestinian Football Association, headed by a convicted terrorist, wants international soccer to “isolate and embarrass” Israel. Superficial Washington Post coverage should embarrass the newspaper.

 

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Statehouse Moves Mark Dramatic Setback for Anti-Israel BDS Campaign
May 20, 2015
In a Washington Post blog, international law expert Eugene Kontorovich reports that state legislatures are pushing back against the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement aimed at delegitimizing and destroying Israel.
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Washington Post, Washington Times Trip Covering 'Palestinian Nuns' Sainthood
May 19, 2015

The Washington Post and Washington Times stumbled in reporting Pope Francis elevation of two nuns to sainthood. Advisory: The pair were Christian Arabs, not ‘Palestinians.

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CAMERA Refutes 'Jewish Voice for Peace' BDS Advocacy
May 19, 2015

The Hill newspaper's Congress Blog hosts frequent anti-Israel screeds, as well as pro-Israel commentaries. When ‘Jewish Voice for Peace' weighed in supporting the boycott, divest and sanction (BDS) movement, CAMERA exposed its many falsehoods.

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CAMERA Corrects Defense News on 'Breaking the Silence'
May 18, 2015

Defense News was among the many news media outlets taking seriously “Breaking the Silence's” claims of widespread Israeli military wrong-doing during last summer's war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip. CAMERA's letter to the editor set the record straight.

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Joshua Mitnick's Hit Piece on Ayelet Shaked
May 18, 2015
  Joshua Mitnick, the Wall Street Journal's correspondent in Israel, frequently injects his political biases into his reports. His article introducing Justice Minister appointee Ayelet Shaked is a vivid example.
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Pope Francis Remarks to Abbas Spark Firestorm and Uncertainty
May 18, 2015
Italian media coverage of a recent meeting between Pope Francis and Mahmoud Abbas suggests that the Pope did two things: exhort Abbas to be an angel of peace and call him an angel of peace.
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Washington Post Gives Palestinian Spokesman 'Nakba Day' Foul Shots
May 15, 2015

A Palestinian spokesman takes ‘Nakba Day' tour of Jaffa. The Washington Post takes the bait. It's the latest annual example of a journalistic flight from facts.

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Jimmy Carter Shills for Hamas, Again, Now in Foreign Policy
May 14, 2015

Foreign Policy gives former U.S. President Jimmy Carter space to shill yet again—foolish consistency and anti-Israel minds, etc.—for Hamas. Being an ex-president apparently means some people will listen no matter what nonsense you utter.

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What You Won’t Hear about “Nakba Day”
May 13, 2015
Friday, May 15, will mark this year's “Nakba Day,” the day set to commemorate the “catastrophe” of the founding of Israel. The media will cover Palestinian marches, rallies and demonstrations. But they will likely not include some of the major elements in the Arab-Israeli conflict.
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Explicit in The Times
May 12, 2015
The New York Times Opinionator blog presents yet another distortion-filled column by a self-righteous Israeli purporting to reveal the dirty truth about the Jewish state. It is what many readers have come to expect from that newspaper's pages and blogs.
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UC Riverside Lets Undergrad SJP Leader Teach Israel-Bashing Course
May 12, 2015

At the University of California, Riverside, an undergraduate student and Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) leader is teaching a one-credit course clearly intended to indoctrinate students to hate and act against Israel.

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Is there a deal with Iran on Stuxnet too?
May 7, 2015
The nuclear deal with Iran is meant to ensure that the country will, for at least 10 years, be unable to produce enough fissile material to complete a bomb. But what assurances did the Iranians demand regarding attacks – including malware like Stuxnet – against their nuclear program, and what assurances were provided?
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Washington Post Falls for Breaking the Silence 'Report'
May 5, 2015
‘Breaking the Silenceused unsubstantiated charges of abuse by Israeli troops in last summers Israel-Hamas war for its latest headline grab. This works only when media, like The Washington Post, fail to dig.

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CAMERA Prompts Corrections on Aid to Nepal
May 4, 2015
Several media outlets, citing CNN, incorrectly reported that Israel's aid delegation to Nepal was the largest of any country's. In fact, India sent the largest team. CAMERA prompted corrections at the Times of Israel, Algemeiner and i24news.
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Gideon Levy's Swimming Pool Falsehood Resurfaces
May 3, 2015
Nearly seven years to the day after Haaretz's Gideon Levy falsely reported that West Bank Palestinians have just one single place to swim, he extends the fallacy to the Gaza Strip.
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Connecticut College Professor Targeted by Anti-Israel Hate Groups
April 28, 2015
Andrew Pessin, a distinguished philosophy professor at Connecticut College who regularly speaks up on behalf of Israel, is being targeting by anti-Israel activists abetted by a feckless college administration.

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AP, Haaretz Run Temple Mount Correction. Ynet, Israel Hayom Don't
April 27, 2015
Hours after the Associated Press corrected an article about the Temple Mount, three English-language Israeli news outlets published the misinformation. Of the three -- Haaretz, Israel Hayom and Ynet -- only Haaretz has since set the record straight.
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World Vision and the Middle East
April 23, 2015
World Vision, a Christian aid organization works logistical wonders in poor countries throughout the world, but tells a distorted story about Israel and the Middle East.
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CAMERA Letter in LA Times: Yarmouk Refugees and Palestinian Rejectionism
April 22, 2015
Tamar Sternthal, director of CAMERA's Israel office, writes today in The Los Angeles Times that by refusing to admit Palestinians fleeing Yarmouk into the Palestinian territories, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas perpetuates the refugee tragedy started by his predecessors in 1948.
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CAMERA Prompts AFP Correction on Mt. Herzl memorial For Terror Victims
April 22, 2015
After CAMERA contacted AFP about erroneous suggestion that other Palestinians killed by Israeli Jews were not memorialized on Mt. Herzl, AFP amended its article, but without acknowledging the details CAMERA had provided about the Palestinians memorialized.
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CAMERA Prompts Improved AP Coverage on Temple Mount
April 22, 2015
global post correctionWorking in the same news cycle as the Jerusalem bureaus, CAMERA's Israel office keeps the AP's mischaracterization of the Western Wall out of papers worldwide. The wire service also adds key information about the Temple Mount's holy status in Judaism and Islam.
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Editorials Fail to Abide by Journalistic Standards
April 21, 2015
Editorials in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette routinely denigrate Israel and its supporters and get facts wrong about the Middle East. The publisher and editors rebuffed a request to discuss the problem.
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Sojourners Attacks Israel, Again
April 21, 2015
In March, Sojourners published an article about the Arab-Israeli conflict that promotes purveyors of misinformation and anti-Judaic polemics to its audience of “progressive” Evangelicals.
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Times of Israel Corrects Regarding Arab Victims of Terror
April 21, 2015
global post correctionCAMERA prompts correction of a Times of Israel headline and article which wrongly identified Muhammed Abu Khdeir as the first Arab killed by Jews to be included in the Mount Herzl monument for terror victims.
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NY Times Covers Palestinian Harassment of Jews, Blames Jews for Tensions
April 17, 2015
A New York Times story covers the Palestinian campaign of anti-Jewish harassment on the Temple Mount and makes a change to slanted language in the piece, but problems remain.
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Is the UCC Headed for Another Bout of Anti-Israelism?
April 16, 2015
The United Church of Christ's decision to invite anti-Israel radical Rev. Mitri Raheb to speak at the its General Synod indicates the denomination is ready to jump back on board the anti-Israel bandwagon that it left in 2007.
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CAMERA Letter Rebuts Roll Call 'Dual Loyalty' Implication
April 15, 2015

A blog post in the Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call implied that Congress had to chose between U.S. and Israeli interests over Iran’s nuclear programs and that a Jewish member’s religion played an important role. CAMERA’s letter set the record straight.

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Haaretz's Gideon Levy Spreads His Anti-Israel Poison Abroad
April 14, 2015
Haaretz journalist Gideon Levy is a fringe radical who justifies terrorism, dismisses Palestinian genocidal rhetoric, promotes BDS and dreams of a one-state solution rather than a Jewish state.  Levy recently completed a cross-Canada speaking tour sponsored by a Canadian BDS organization and interviews on Canadian radio, providing an example of how Haaretz and its radical ideologues poison the public discourse by demonizing Israel.
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Washington Post's Kenya Massacre Coverage Short on Why?
April 7, 2015

Washington Post reporting on al-Shabab's mass murder at a college in Kenya detailed what happened. But it slid too quickly over why—the deadly ideology of Islamic supremacism—nearly 150 people died.

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Selective Memory Bedevils Washington Post Op-Ed Contributors
April 6, 2015
The observation that everyone's entitled to his or her opinion, just not to having it taken seriously applied in full to three March 29 Washington Post commentaries—one by that friend of Hamas, Jimmy Carter.
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Review of Rick Steves' "The Holy Land: Israelis and Palestinians Today"
April 2, 2015
It is clear that Rick Steves' and his staff put a lot of effort into this segment. But he still clings to Palestinian myths and won't talk about the religious component of the conflict.
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Virginia State Bar Appeases Boycotters; CAMERA Files Freedom of Information Request
April 1, 2015

The Virginia State Bar, yielding to a handful of complainers, cancelled a study seminar in Israel. Demands to reinstate the trip followed, and CAMERA filed a state freedom of information act request for all documents relevant to the cancellation.

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Washington Post Re-Runs 'Palestinian Narrative' Through U.N.
March 31, 2015
  The Washington Post seized on the departure of an unimportant U.N. official from a secondary position to highlight, as if it were news, the Palestinian narrative about an unrebuilt Gaza Strip and lack of peace between Israel and Palestinian Arabs.
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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 (June 17, 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 (June 6, 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.

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