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CAMERA Op-Ed in Washington Jewish Week: The Greatest Threat to Palestinian Arab Youth
June 17, 2016

CAMERA rebuts an anti-Israel Op-Ed in The Hill that featured a distorted quote and omitted anti-Jewish incitement by Palestinian leaders.

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Contrary to Indy Charge, Israel Increased Water Supply to Palestinians During Ramadan
June 16, 2016

The latest smear against Israel in the British media involves the recurring false accusation that Israel cruelly uses water as a weapon against Palestinian civilians, by denying civilians an adequate supply.
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Fact Check: New York Times Reporter Claims Michael Oren Advised Trump
June 16, 2016

After Israel's former ambassador to the U.S. was asked what the Orlando terror attack may mean for the American presidential race, he responded. Some journalists quickly seized on the remarks to suggest he was "advising" Donald Trump.
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CAMERA Hosts Palestinian Human Rights Activist for Congressional Talk
June 15, 2016

On June 14, 2016, CAMERA hosted Bassem Eid, a veteran Palestinian human rights activist, for a Capitol Hill briefing on the Arab-Israeli conflict.

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CAMERA Asks Mart Green to Unwind Damage to Israel's Reputation by Movie
June 14, 2016

CAMERA calls on producer Mart Green to "unwind the damage" to Israel's reputation (and American Jews) caused by Little Town of Bethlehem, a 2010 movie that defamed Israelis and whitewashed Palestinian violence. It was shown in 400 venues.
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Israel, Terror, and the New York Times
June 9, 2016

NYTThe New York Times is willing to label as terrorism attacks against civilians in France and other countries. But when the attacks are against Israelis, terrorism is not terrorism.
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Israel-Obsessed Salon's Boring Refrains and Inevitable Hypocrisy
June 9, 2016

When your guiding principle is be "Israel is Evil," other principles, such as support or opposition to a state exercising financial leverage against those practicing discrimination, fall by the wayside.
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Palestinians Celebrate Tel Aviv Terror, Media M.I.A
June 9, 2016

Many news media outlets have failed to report Palestinian jubilation of the June 8, 2016 Tel Aviv terror attack
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VICE News Parrots BDS Talking Points
June 9, 2016

VICE News's superficial and misleading description of BDS is evidence of either ignorance or bias.
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Yahoo News Promotes Al Jazeera's Anti-Israel Propaganda
June 8, 2016

It might have severed its relationship with hate sites Veterans News Now and Mint Press, but Yahoo News continues to push distorted anti-Israel propaganda onto its readers.
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On Jerusalem Day and Diplomacy, Too Many Washington Post Omissions
June 7, 2016

Reporting on Israel's Jerusalem Day and diplomacy, The Washington Post served ‘Swiss cheese journalism' to readers—too many holes, not enough substance.
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Washington Post Reports on Israeli Victim but Obscures Palestinian Incitement
June 6, 2016

A Washington Post report on an Israeli victim of Palestinian terrorism obscures the root cause: anti-Jewish incitement
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Washington Post on ‘Netanyahu’s Shift’ Conventional, Not Wise
June 2, 2016

Washington Post editorial doubts Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's offer to negotiate, barely notices Palestinian rejectionism.

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Those Wacky Palestinians' History Hoax
June 2, 2016

What to call a museum with no exhibits? A practical joke? Or, if reporting for major news media, a striking monument to Palestinian Arab history.

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Forward's Zonszein Should Correct Her Complaint About NY Times Correction
June 1, 2016

Forward columnist Mairav Zonszein insists the New York Times owes readers an explanation for disappearing scare quotes. But it is her own account of the story that is in need of redress.
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‘Rigorous Neutrality’?: Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate’s Nasser Abu Baker Moonlights For AFP
May 24, 2016

Agence France Presse identifies "rigorous neutrality" as a paramount principle. Why, then, does the agency publish articles about Palestinian-Israeli affairs by Nasser Abu Baker, chairman of the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate and a lead force behind the boycott of Israeli journalists?
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New York Times Corrects: Gaza Concrete Ban Applied Only to Private Entities
May 24, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of a New York Times article which inaccurately reported: "In April, Israel suspended the delivery of cement to Gaza for the reconstruction of homes." The ban applied only to private imports, not to those of aid groups and states.
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Reuters Corrects: Gaza Concrete Ban Only For Private Imports
May 24, 2016

Following The New York Times, Reuters is the second news outlet within 24 hours to correct the inaccuracy that Israel had imposed a 45-day ban on concrete imports into Gaza. The ban applied only to private deliveries; nearly 40,000 tons entered during that time.
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An Analysis of Lonely Planet's Israel Travel Guide
May 23, 2016

Misinformation about Israel has spread to many forms of media. Travel guides are not immune. CAMERA reviews various travel guides for accuracy and bias.
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Popular Photography Website PetaPixel Promotes Palestinian Propaganda
May 21, 2016

The author of PetaPixel's “The Other Side of Palestine" photo essay unconvincingly claims that he did “not turn this article into a political essay” but that's exactly what resulted from his work as posted and its propagandistic anti-Israel links.
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USA Today Report on Israel’s Independence Day Hits and Misses
May 19, 2016

USA Today offered mixed reporting on commemorations of Israel's Independence Day.
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Spinning the Clinton Parameters On Al Jazeera
May 19, 2016

Al Jazeera's Mehdi Hasan insists Arafat did not reject, and Israel did not accept, Clinton's call for a Palestinian state on 95 to 97 percent of the West Bank, and admonished Indyk for saying otherwise. So who was right?
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Washington Post Word Choice Tilted ‘Balance’ to Palestinian Self-Justifications
May 18, 2016

Containing four of journalism's six basic elements doesn't mean a report is two-third's correct. As Washington Post coverage of Israeli-Palestinian diplomacy shows, one-third missing is not a passing grade.
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BBC News Tries - and Fails - to Explain Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism
May 18, 2016

BBC is unable to coherently define or explain antisemitism and anti-Zionism because within its own ranks it has become immersed in the muck of conspiracy theories and biased misinformation.
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What the BBC World Service Edited Out of a Boston Calling Report
May 18, 2016

BBC World Service fails to inform its listeners about the radical anti-Israel politics of its guest Ayelet Waldman, in a discussion about her writing on the Israeli "occupation" of the West Bank.
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NPR Misleads Public on Palestinian Incitement to Violence
May 17, 2016

NPR runs another piece whitewashing and concealing the role of Abbas and the PA leadership in promoting anti-Israel hatred and encouraging violence, thus depriving listeners of the facts they need to understand the Arab-Israeli conflict.
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AFP Corrects Photo Caption on Palestinian Refugee
May 16, 2016

An AFP correction today, prompted by CAMERA, underscores the media tendency to conflate approximately 600,000 Palestinians who fled or were expelled in 1948 with millions of their descendants.
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Toronto Star Corrects Inflated Number of Palestinian Refugees
May 15, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of a Toronto Star photo caption which grossly inflated the number of Palestinians displaced in the 1948 war. The caption cited five million; the actual figure is closer to 600,000.
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Washington Post’s Letter from Israel Should be Marked ‘Return to Sender’
May 11, 2016

A tour bus of blame Israel activists, shepherded by a dubious non-profit organization, travels to Hebron. The Washington Post goes along for the ride

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Reality Goes Missing in Anti-Israel Hill Op-Ed
May 11, 2016

Anti-Israel activist Sylvia Schwarz smears the Jewish state in a fact-free Op-Ed at The Hill's Congress Blog. CAMERA responds.
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New York Times Again Downplays BDS Extremism
May 10, 2016

BDS activists are open about their radical, rejectionist aims. So why does the New York Times pretend that the group is merely opposed to Israeli policies in the West Bank?
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History's Problematic History About Einstein and Zionism
May 6, 2016

History Channel’s Web page “Albert Einstein: Fact or Fiction” purveys as fact a bit of fiction that amounts to a serious mischaracterization of Einstein’s Zionism and Zionism itself.
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Sketchy Chronology Haunts Washington Post and BBC on Gaza War
May 5, 2016

Washington Post follows BBC down the “cycle of violence” or “summer of violence” rabbit hole in futile hunt for 2014 Gaza war's origin.

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Alliance of Baptists Doesn’t Let Facts Get in the Way of Affirming BDS
May 4, 2016

The Alliance of Baptists has enlisted in the BDS movement and in so doing, joined the ranks of those who promote propaganda and misinformation to delegitimize the Jewish State.
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Analyst: The West Ignores Palestinian Leaders' Autocratic Tendencies
May 3, 2016

The West ignores the increasingly autocratic tendencies of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, argues analyst Grant Rumley in Newsweek
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Under Fire for Bias, Haaretz Editor Aluf Benn Lashes Out, Errs on Facts
May 2, 2016

Haaretz editor Aluf Benn again attempts to deflect criticism of skewed and inaccurate translations in Haaretz's English edition, and encounters increasing public ire.
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CAMERA Prompts Wall Street Journal Correction on Temple Mount
April 27, 2016

After CAMERA contacted Wall Street Journal editors, the newspaper corrected misleading language that omitted the role of the Temple Mount in Judaism, even while describing the site as sacred to Christians and Muslims.
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CBS News Plays the Palestinian Propaganda Game in Gaza
April 27, 2016

The Palestinian victimization narrative gets an assist from CBS’ Charlie Rose and Barry Petersen. They are not unaccustomed to this role. The game is an exercise in propaganda, Gaza Strip style.
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ISIS May Possess Chemical Weapons on Syrian-Israel Border
April 27, 2016

An affiliate of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), called the Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade, may possess chemical weapons near the Syrian-Israeli border. Yet, the U.N. seems intent on ignoring this threat to the Jewish state.
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Washington Post Errs on J Street
April 26, 2016

Washington Post reporting on a major J Street event failed to properly identify the organization
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Washington Times Report on ‘Israeli Clashes’ Falls Off Credibility Cliff
April 26, 2016

A Washington Times report by special correspondent Asma Jawabreh fails to dig deeper into the roots on anti-Jewish violence

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CAMERA Notes Intimidation of Journalists in The Washington Times
April 25, 2016

CAMERA takes to the pages of The Washington Times to note intimidation of journalists by Islamist terrorists and authoritarian regimes—and its influence on reporting
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Why Was This Washington Post Coverage Different from All Other Coverage?
April 25, 2016

The Washington Post had a peculiar way of saying “Happy Passover.” It ran a commentary proposing replacing the festival with one celebrating freedom from “gods that enslave” people and from “families that don't love them.”
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Terror Analyst: Ties Exist Between Hamas-linked Charities and BDS
April 22, 2016

A former U.S. Treasury Department terror analyst testified before the U.S. Congress on ties between the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions movement (BDS) and Hamas-linked charities.
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CAMERA in JNS: Media Miss Emergence of New Iranian-Funded Palestinian Terror Group
April 21, 2016

A new Iranian-backed Palestinian terrorist group has emerged—and by appearances, it may be expanding. Yet, many in the U.S. media have failed to take notice.
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Time Magazine Ignores Facts to Denigrate Israel
April 21, 2016

Time Magazine has a long and unfortunate history of anti-Israel bias, dating back many decades. This month, it added two more one-sided articles defaming Israelis.
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Revisiting the BBC’s Source of 2014 Gaza Casualty Data
April 19, 2016

BBC continues to use falsified casualty figures on the 2014 Gaza conflict provided by the UN despite revelations that the UN figures come from organizations openly hostile to Israel.
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UNESCO Erases Jewish Connection to Temple Mount, Kotel
April 19, 2016

On April 15, UNESCO, a United Nations organization charged with protecting cultural, religious and historic sites, adopted a historically absurd resolution ignoring Jewish ties to the holy religious site of the Temple Mount and the Western Wall area in Jerusalem's Old City
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About Israeli Settlements, Washington Post Keeps Newsworthy 'Secret'
April 18, 2016

Watergate revelations notwithstanding, The Washington Post can keep secrets when it wants to. That's especially so regarding the “secret” of international law supporting Israel's claim that West Bank settlements are legal.

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Distorted Haaretz English Translations On Israeli Public Agenda
April 18, 2016

As Hebrew social media memes skewer Haaretz's distorted English translations, publisher Amos Schocken and editor Aluf Benn are on the defensive. Meanwhile, CAMERA today catches the latest "Haaretz, Lost in Translation." Avi Dichter ordered Yasser Arafat's assassination, according to Haaretz in English.

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Salon.com Parrots PLO Talking Points
April 15, 2016

 Salon.com depicts itself as a place to go for inspired alternative journalism. But its two commentators on Israel, David Palumbo-Liu and Ben Norton offer mindnumbing propaganda as they endlessly recycle PLO talking points.
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AFP Corrects: Entebbe Hijackers Singled Out Jews, Not Just Israelis
April 13, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of an Agence France Presse article which incorrectly reported that the Entebbe hijackers singled out Israeli passengers. In fact, the terrorists singled out Israeli and non-Israeli Jewish passengers.
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BBC World Service Touts an Ill-informed Caricature of Israel
April 7, 2016

Listeners to the March 26th/27th edition of the BBC World Service programme ‘The Cultural Frontline’ heard a lengthy caricature of Israel and Israeli Jews from Arab lands rife with inaccuracy and omission.
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Vox’s April Fools’ Day ‘Reporting’ on Palestinian Terror Attacks
April 7, 2016

Vox celebrated April Fools' Day with a bad joke about Israel. A pretend analysis by the "news explainer" was riddled by omissions and tripped up by a lack of facts.
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Palestinian Ferment; Islamist Al-Sabireen Worries Islamist Hamas
April 5, 2016

A new Iranian-backed Palestinian terrorist group, al-Sabireen, is peeling off members from rival terror organizations and movements. CAMERA provides a look at the group.

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In Journalism 'Attempt,' Reuters Misses Genadi Kaufman's Murder
April 4, 2016

Updated. Ihab Maswadeh fatally stabbed Genadi Kaufman, a gardener, in Hebron. Kaufman succumbed to his wounds three weeks later. So why does Reuters call the attack an "attempted" stabbing of a "soldier"?
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Tweeting Trips Another Journalist, This Time from The Washington Post
April 4, 2016

What's the difference between tweeting and journalism? The difference between gossip and news, and now it's snared The Washington Post's Jerusalem bureau chief. 
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BBC News Alleges Racial Discrimination in Israeli Airport Security
April 1, 2016

The BBC alleges racial discrimination but offers no proof.
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LA Times Dubs Palestinian Stabber a "Protester"
April 1, 2016

The Los Angeles Times described a Palestinian assailant who attempted to murder a soldier  a "protester." Following communication from CAMERA, editors correct.
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Winner's Husband a Terrorist, and Other Missing Washington Post Details
April 1, 2016

Prize-winning Palestinian teacher of non-violence married to terrorist who helped murder six Israelis: Among other details slipping through Washington Post cracks lately.

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Haaretz Again Corrects on Mohammed Al Dura
March 30, 2016

For the second time, CAMERA prompts correction of a Haaretz English edition translation "error" which blamed Israel for Mohammed Al Dura's death. Both times, the English edition, but not the original Hebrew, attributed the September 2000 shooting to Israel.
 
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BBC Radio London Provides a Platform for Conspiracy Theories
March 30, 2016

A Publicly funded BBC radio talk show provides a forum for the airing of defamatory anti-Jewish conspiracy views.
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New York Times, Palestinian Assailants and Suspect Journalism
March 27, 2016

Most Palestinians killed in recent months wounded or killed others, or died trying to do so. So why does The New York Times ignore the successful assailants, and characterize the majority of fatalities as having "attempted" attacks or as being "suspected" of trying?
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Fact Checking the Candidate Speeches at AIPAC
March 27, 2016

Ted Cruz, Hillary Clinton, John Kasich and Donald Trump addressed the 2016 AIPAC Policy Forum, outlining their views on Israel and the Middle East, while Bernie Sanders sent a transcript of his remarks. Here's a fact-check of their speeches.
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Another Example of BBC Double Standards on Disputed Territories
March 25, 2016

The BBC employs a double standard against Israel. It uses terms like "occupied" and "illegal" to describe Israeli control of the West Bank. Comparable situation elsewhere are described as "disputed."
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Brookings’ ‘Takeaway’ on the ‘Stabbing Intifada’ Leaves Little
March 24, 2016

A policy brief on Palestinian Arab terrorist attacks by a fellow at a DC-based think tank, the Brookings Institution, misleads through omissions and easily disprovable assertions.
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New York Times Corrects: Ramat Shlomo Not an "Arab Neighborhood"
March 22, 2016

CAMERA prompts a correction after a New York Times article wrongly describes Ramat Shlomo as an "Arab neighborhood of East Jerusalem."
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Jimmy Carter, Middle East Mirage USA Today Thought it Saw
March 22, 2016

Former President Jimmy Carter falsified Arab-Israeli diplomatic history, again. In USA Today, again. He wants America to punish Israel for Palestinian rejectionism, again. Do Nobel Peace Prizes come with expiration dates?

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Voice of America Fixes Headline, Admits Casualties Were Attackers
March 22, 2016

CAMERA contacted VOA after a headline made it seem Palestinians killed during attacks on Israelis were victims of Israeli violence. The media organization subsequently amended the headline.
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AFP Clarifies: Temple Mount is Judaism's Holiest Site
March 21, 2016

Though Agence France Presse's revision of an article yesterday was small — it involved just three letters — its significance was much greater. In response to communication from CAMERA, AFP clarifies that the Temple Mount is Judaism's holiest site.
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New York Times Corrects: Palestinian Territories Not 'Illegally Occupied'
March 20, 2016

For the second time in five months, CAMERA prompts correction of a New York Times story which erroneously refers to Israel "illegally occupying" the West Bank. At best "highly debatable," that inaccurate language is flatly inappropriate for a news story.
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Mustafa Abu Sway to Speak at Elmhurst College in April
March 18, 2016

Muslim Scholar Mustafa Abu Sway is scheduled to speak at Elmhurst College in Illinois. CAMERA has produced a letter warning the school about some of his previous misstatements of fact.
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BBC Ignores Israeli-Arab Parties' Opposition to Arab States' Designation of Hizbullah as Terrorist Organization
March 17, 2016

A BBC piece criticized Israel for sanctioning two radical Arab-Israeli political parties. Yet the BBC failed to update readers that these parties opposed the Arab States' designating Hizbullah a terrorist organization.
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Los Angeles Times Corrects After Underreporting Gaza Rocket Attacks
March 15, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of a Los Angeles Times article which incorrectly reported that Friday's Gaza rocket attacks against Israel were the first since October. In fact, there were at least two monthly in November, December and January.
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Ben Norton's Selective and Shoddy Reporting in Salon
March 15, 2016

Writing about an Israeli airstrike on Hamas facilities in Gaza, Salon's Ben Norton selectively cites context, downplaying the rocket threat and depicting Palestinian attackers as victims. He also presents outdated information as if it's current.
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The Forward Changes Reuters Headline to Cast Attackers as Victims
March 14, 2016

The Forward published a Reuters story about a Palestinian attack, but changed the headline so that it no longer looked to be a Palestinian attack, but rather an attack against Palestinians. Why?
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Another UCC Pastor Uses Lent to Bash Israel
March 14, 2016

Rev. Diane Dulin from the United Church of Christ has written a Lenten Meditation that combines religious piety with hateful anti-Israel propaganda. It is the second such document produced by a UCC pastor in 2016.

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ISIS Defector Releases Information on Thousands of Terrorists
March 14, 2016

An ISIS defector has reportedly released files with information on more than 22,000 members of the terrorist group. But why was the information released and what can it tell us about ISIS?
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BBC Trending’s Preposterous International Women’s Day Question
March 11, 2016

  BBC Trending presents a misleading sop piece on the status of women in Saudi Arabia to highlight its coverage of International Women's Day.
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“Martyrs”—the New “Militants”—and Other Washington Post Word-Play
March 10, 2016

Are murderers “martyrs”? Can terrorist groups be “political parties”? For The Washington Post, the devil but not always accuracy is in such details.

 

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Haaretz Corrects Latest Skewed Translation
March 9, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of a Haaretz English edition article which incorrectly reported that Prime Minister Netanyahu is seeking to limit only left-wing NGOs for involvement in elections. Haaretz, Lost in Translation strikes again.
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Journalist: Striking Palestinian Teachers Show PA Corruption
March 9, 2016

An Israeli Arab journalist asks if Palestinian teachers striking over PA corruption will lead to international donors questioning how their aid money is spent.
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Muslim Scholar Plays Role of Spin Doctor at Christ at Checkpoint Conference
March 8, 2016

Muslim scholar Mustafa Abu Sway downplayed the problem of anti-Israel and anti-Jewish incitement in a video shown today at the Christ at the Checkpoint Conference near Bethlehem.
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USA Today Downplays Anti-Jewish Violence as ‘Clashes’
March 7, 2016

USA Today whitewashes Palestinian Arab anti-Jewish violence and fails to provide full disclosure to readers.

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BBC Promoted False Palestinian Eviction Story in Parliament
March 4, 2016

The BBC broadcast misleading statements provided by a pro-Palestinian NGO to portray Israel as illegally evicting a Palestinian woman and seizing her property in Jerusalem before the UK Parliament.
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Washington Post Columnist Takes ‘Islamophobia’ Bait
March 2, 2016

A Washington Post columnist relies on dubious sources to tie presidential primary candidate to an apparently non-existent wave of “Islamophobia.” Whatever happened to journalistic due diligence?

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PRI's The World Misinforms Listeners on the Spate of Palestinian Attacks Against Israelis
March 2, 2016

Coverage of the recent wave of Palestinian attacks against Israelis by Public Radio International's "The World" leaves viewers with the mistaken impression that Israelis, as well as the Palestinians, are wantonly killing innocents.
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Sourcing an Anti-Israel Libel Promoted on BBC Radio 4
March 2, 2016

The BBC allows anti-Israel campaigner Ken Loach to level false defamatory charges against Israel without refutation or rebuke.
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The Media and the Myth of the Moderate Mullahs
March 2, 2016

Reporting on recent elections in Iran, many major U.S. print news outlets refer to imaginary Iranian moderates.
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CAMERA Spotlights Palestinian Repudiation of Oslo
March 1, 2016

Once again, the Palestinian Authority (PA) rejects the peace accords under which it was created and funded. CAMERA's Op-Ed in The Algemeiner notes that, once again, the media fails to provide coverage.
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NY Times's Erlanger Absolves Dahlan, Boosts Barghouti, and Ignores Abbas's Incitement
February 29, 2016

Former Jerusalem bureau chief Jodi Rudoren is gone. But the soft-gloving of Palestinians, including former terror leaders, seems to be continuing under the watch of former bureau chief Steve Erlanger, who has returned to Jerusalem until Rudoren's replacement arrives.
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Haaretz Corrects Erroneous Headline on U.S. Conviction of Rasmieh Odeh
February 28, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of a Haaretz headline which wrongly stated that an American court overruled the conviction of Palestinian Rasmieh Odeh in an immigration fraud case. The court vacated, or voided, the conviction. Politico has yet to correct.
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AFP Removes Reference to Tel Aviv as Capital City
February 28, 2016

CAMERA prompts correction of an Agence France Presse wire service article which incorrectly identified Tel Aviv as a capital city. By correcting news agency errors the day they appear, CAMERA prevents misinformation from spreading to media outlets globally.
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At The Washington Post’s Jerusalem Bureau: Missing Something
February 26, 2016

Israel often makes news. And The Washington Post often misses too much of it, as this CAMERA analysis shows.
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Luke Baker Suggests Okay for Hamas, but not Israel, to Detain Journalists
February 25, 2016

To Reuters' Luke Baker, Israel's brief detention of a Washington Post journalist was "wholly unacceptable" but Hamas's detention of Baker himself was, essentially, tea time.
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The Continuing Saga of the BBC’s Failure to Make a Simple Correction
February 25, 2016

The BBC continues to not correct erroneous statements describing Tel Aviv as the capital of Israel despite repeated requests and admission of error.
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ABC TV’s Quantico Melodrama Demonizes Israel With Falsehoods
February 24, 2016

ABC’s Quantico melodrama series (inaugurated Sept. 27, 2015), viewed by millions weekly, seems destined to endure to the end of the TV season (May 2016). Quantico demonizes Israel and negatively portrays Jews.
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How an Uncorrected Inaccuracy Became BBC Conventional Wisdom
February 24, 2016

Coverage of Israel and the Palestinians has long been bedeviled by misinformation peddled by major media sources. An erroneous story claiming Israel banned a politically controversial book is such a case.
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The Selective Skepticism of Salon's Ben Norton
February 23, 2016

In a factually-challenged piece based on the blatantly false premise that Professor Amitai Etzioni called for the "flattening" of Beirut, Salon's Ben Norton embraces Hezbollah's baseless claims.
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