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Teen Vogue Promotes Terror Organization, Cites DJs on International Law
December 13, 2017
The teen magazine continues to misinform its readers about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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CAMERA Op-Ed: UNESCO Indulges Anti-Semitism
December 12, 2017
CAMERA rebuts an aide to UNESCO's Director-General, highlighting the organization's overt anti-Semitism.
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NPR Corrects: UN Resolution 242 Does Not Call For Jerusalem Withdrawal
December 12, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of an NPR article which erroneously stated that UN Resolution 242 calls for an Israeli withdrawal from eastern Jerusalem. In fact, the resolution doesn't mention Jerusalem, and does not specify from which and how much territory Israel must withdraw.
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AP Adds Info on 2014 Tunnel Attack: Five Israeli Soldiers Killed
December 11, 2017
In response to communication from CAMERA, AP amends an article which had noted that 2014 Hamas tunnel attacks surprised Israel and terrified residents, but which had failed to mention that the infiltrators also killed five soldiers.
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Newsweek Corrects: Susiya Not Under 'Palestinian Control' Since 1830s
December 11, 2017
CAMERA prompts a Newsweek correction of the absurd claim that the West Bank village of Susiya "has been in Palestinian control since the 1830s." Newsweek has yet to correct its erroneous depiction of the Israel Anti-Boycott Act.
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Updated: Once Again, Antisemitic Comment Appears as "Times Pick"
December 10, 2017
Updated: For the second time in four months, CAMERA intercedes and The New York Times deletes a blatantly antisemitic comment which appeared as a "Times Pick." Last week, a comment about "super-rich individuals of Jewish descent who buy our politicians" received the coveted Times designation.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: 'Days of Rage' and Bad Reporting
December 8, 2017

The media is almost willfully misreporting the Dec. 6, 2017 announcement that the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and implement the 1995 Jerusalem Embassy Act.

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CAMERA Prompts Independent Correction on Legality of Occupation
December 8, 2017
The story had alleged the international community considers the occupation to be illegal. After a correspondence with CAMERA, the inaccurate claim was removed.
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New York Times Downplays Judaism's Ties to Jerusalem
December 7, 2017
The New York Times engaged in historical revisionism about Jerusalem with the publication of a lengthy background essay that minimizes historic Jewish ties to the city and is filled with erroneous assertions, misleading quotes and belittling aspersions about Jewish belief.
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Ignoring Exile of Jews, NY Times Approvingly Notes East Jerusalem "Was Exclusively Arab in 1967"
December 7, 2017
It is true that this section of Jerusalem was exclusively Arab in 1967. This is because Jews, long a majority and plurality in these parts of the city, were forced out in 1948, when the area was seized by Jordanian troops.
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BACKGROUNDER: History of Jerusalem
December 6, 2017
As the media roils about plans to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, it is useful to look back at the history of Jerusalem, Israel's reunification of the city, and the conflict over it.
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How the NY Times Colors International Diplomacy on Jerusalem, Peace Plans
December 6, 2017
A recent New York Times piece quoted one Israeli speaking in support of formal US recognition of Israel's capital. And it quoted a PLO member, two Fatah leaders, two Hamas leaders, a Hamas statement, Palestinian Jerusalem resident, an Israeli NGO worker, and two former diplomats criticizing the move.
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Wall Street Journal all but Ignores Israeli Perspective on Jerusalem
December 5, 2017
 Two reports in the Journal downplay Israeli perspectives on Jerusalem; one of those erroneously claims the US can "declare" Israel's capital.
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Newsweek Relies on Electronic Intifada, Gets the Facts Wrong
December 5, 2017
In a laughably ahistorical error, Newsweek's Carlos Ballesteros claims that Susiya has been in "Palestinian control since the 1830s." He also mischaracterizes the Israel Anti-Boycott Act and cites Electronic Intifada, all indications that Newsweek's glory days are in the past.

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CAMERA Prompts Reuters Correction on Palestinian 'Ambassador'
December 3, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of a Reuters article which erroneously referred to Husam Zomlot, the chief diplomat at the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) mission in Washington, as an ambassador.
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C-SPAN Airs Farrakhan's Falsehoods Defaming America and Israel
December 1, 2017
The C-SPAN “public service” network perpetrates another of its numerous disservices to the public discourse by broadcasting a Louis Farrakhan hate-America, hate-Israel tirade.
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International Business Times Corrects Gal Gadot Mossad Story
November 29, 2017

 CAMERA prompts correction of an International Business Times story which inaccurately claimed that a Lebanese paper alleged that Gal Gadot is a Mossad agent. Al Liwaa mistakenly used Gadot's picture with a story about an alleged spy, and apologized.

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Jerusalem Post Corrects False Headline Alleging Israel, ISIS Alliance
November 29, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of an egregiously false Jerusalem Post headline which provided fodder for anti-Israel conspiracy theories. The headline had alleged: "Report: ISIS, Israel Temporary Allies Against Iran." The report said no such thing.
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Hitler's 'Jolly Elf' and The New York Times
November 27, 2017

A New York Times obituary of a prominent Hitler collaborator provides a telling look at how the media covers Palestinian anti-Semitism.

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CAMERA Prompts Los Angeles Times Correction on Palestinian 'Ambassador'
November 22, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of a Los Angeles Times article which upgraded Palestinian diplomat Husam Zomlot from envoy to ambassador.
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DPA Corrects Inflated Figure For Gaza's Population
November 22, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of a Deutsche Presse Agentur (DPA) photo caption which significantly overstated the Gaza Strip's population as "around three million." The correct figure is less than two million.
 
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NBC Corrects About 'Ongoing Occupation' of Gaza
November 21, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction to an NBC article which referred to the "ongoing occupation" of the Gaza Strip. In 2005, Israel withdrew every last Israeli soldier and civilian from the Gaza Strip.
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Haaretz Adds Information on Marwan Barghouti's Murder Convictions
November 15, 2017
One day after The New York Times' editor's note acknowledged that "controversial Palestinian activist Rasmeah Odeh" was convicted of a deadly bombing in Israel, Haaretz amends an article to adds the crimes of "convicted Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti": five counts of murder.
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USA Today Casts Out Context in Report on Israelís African Refugees
November 15, 2017

A recent USA Today report failed to provide essential context about Israeli immigration policies and history.

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CAMERA Prompts Correction in Foreign Affairs on Israel's Capital
November 15, 2017
A piece in Foreign Affairs referred to policies in "Washington and Tel Aviv," wrongly casting the latter as Israel's capital. After communication by CAMERA, the publication corrected its inaccurate language.
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Jewish Journalism: Focus on The Forward
November 15, 2017
There is a disturbing trend within certain Jewish journalistic circles to conform to the extreme, “progressive” zeitgeist in which religious values, Jewish leaders and most of all, the Jewish state and its supporters are consistently condemned. And nowhere is this trend as pronounced as at The Forward under the helm of editor‑in‑chief Jane Eisner.
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NY Times Delivers One-Two Punch Against Iraqi Jewish History
November 14, 2017
In a pair of articles this fall, the New York Times ignored the violence and persecution faced by Iraqi Jews in the 1940s and 50s, suggesting that nearly the entire community "left" or "departed" inexplicably.
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In New York Times, Convicted Bomber Becomes 'Controversial Palestinian Activist' (UPDATED)
November 13, 2017
Rasmeah Odeh, convicted of a deadly bombing in Israel, was deported from the United States because she concealed her criminal record. In a travel column about California love, social justice and community, The New York Times also conceals Odeh's conviction, calling her a "controversial Palestinian activist."
(UPDATE: The newspaper has published an Editors' Note.)
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Kansas City Star Purveyed Palestinian Anti-Israel Propaganda
November 11, 2017
Kansas City Star, the city’s largest circulation daily newspaper, in an Op-Ed written by a Star editorial board member, touted a propagandistic anti-Israel speech by Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian official.
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Noga Tarnopolsky's Awkward Journalism on Balfour Centennial
November 10, 2017
Eager to suggest British ambivalence about the Balfour Declaration, Tarnopolsky's "analysis" piece concealed Prime Minister Theresa May's openly expressed pride in the document and freely opined, on the news pages, about Benjamin Netanyahu's inner motivations.
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NY Times Covers Up Emirati Intolerance at Judo Tournament
November 8, 2017
The New York Times' report on the new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum as a "soft power" means "to promote the capital as a tolerant global city" completely whitewashes recent egregious Emirati intolerance: a ban on all Israeli symbols, including the national anthem, at the Grand Slam judo tournament.
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CAMERA Prompts i24 Corrections on Hamas Charter
November 5, 2017
CAMERA prompts corrections to two separate i24 News article which incorrectly depicted Hamas' May 2017 policy document as a "new charter" or as revisions to its founding charter, which calls for Israel's destruction.
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Glamour Magazine to Honor BDS Proponent Linda Sarsour
November 3, 2017
Is blatant bigotry against Israel and Jews acceptable to the editors at Glamour, or to parent company Conde Nast?
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Foreign Policy Magazine, Fake Quotes and False Narratives
November 2, 2017
Foreign Policy magazine pushes a poorly-conceived anti-Israel Op-Ed, replete with fake quotes and a false narrative.
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Mahmoud Abbasís Guardian Op-Ed Illustrates Dishonesty of Official "Palestinian narrative"
November 2, 2017
In Abbasís Op-Ed, there are lies, distortions, and a broader message: that Palestinians possess no moral agency and their leadership shares no responsibility for their state of affairs.
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AFP Corrects Inflated Figure For Displaced Palestinians
November 1, 2017
CAMERA prompts a quick AFP correction after the agency incorrectly reported that "millions" of Palestinians were displaced. The wire service failed, however, to correct the false statement that Hamas revised its founding charter, easing its stance on the destruction of Israel.
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Tablet Corrects: Report of Israeli Soccer Fan Wielding Knife Unfounded
October 31, 2017
CAMERA prompts a correction after the Tablet ran an unfounded allegation that an Israeli soccer fan charged the field with a knife after a loss to the Spanish national team. The police and soccer officials had dismissed the allegation, saying no knife was found.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: Fatah Admits Its True Goals—But the Media Wonít Retweet
October 30, 2017
The Palestinian Authority continues to violate the Oslo accords which created it. And the media continues to ignore the violations.
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VOA News Corrects Headline: No Israeli Plans For 'Thousands' of East Jerusalem Homes
October 29, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of a Voice of America headline which erred: "Israel Approves Thousands of Settlement Homes in East Jerusalem." As the accompanying AP article reported, the number of new homes approved in a Jewish neighborhood over the Green Line is 176.
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Trick or Treating for UNICEF: "Scary Good" or Just Plain Scary?
October 27, 2017
Two members of UNICEF's Executive Committee betray its stated mission.
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CBC's Neil MacDonald: New Platform, Same Errors
October 25, 2017
Neil Macdonald had a strained relationship with the facts when he reported from Israel in the 1990s. Now, as an opinion columnist for CBC, he continues to err, distort, and skew.
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Op-Ed in Times of Israel: Conan and the Barbarians
October 25, 2017
A group of anti-Israel activists who confronted Conan O'Brien as he toured the West Bank spewed lies and demanded an end to Israel's existence. So why did promise to help get their message out?
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Haaretz Corrects: No Mention of Settlements in Dickinson, Tx., Relief Form
October 24, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of an Haaretz English edition report which incorrectly stated that residents of Dickinson, Tx., applying for Hurricane Irma relief were required to verify that they don't boycott Israeli settlements.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: Does The Washington Post Even Read The Washington Post?
October 24, 2017
The Washington Post can't seem to get its coverage on settlements right. The paper goes as far as contradicting its own reporting in order to advance a false narrative.
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Haaretz Prints Correction on BDS Activists That Weren't
October 17, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of a Haaretz photo caption which erroneously identified anti-BDS (boycott, divest, sanctions) activists as BDS activists. The caption error ironically accompanied a column about the "imaginary demon" of BDS.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: The Growing Autocracy of the Palestinian Authority
October 16, 2017

The Palestinian Authority is increasingly autocratic and prone to violating the Oslo accords that created it. And the media is increasingly prone to ignoring, and failing to inform readers, about internal Palestinian developments.

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C-SPAN Pairs with Palestinian Panelists Purveying Anti-Israel Propaganda
October 16, 2017
The “public affairs” television network is at it again broadcasting a propagandistic panel discussion to potentially millions that fans the flames of hatred against Jews and Israel.
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Jerusalem Post Corrects Headline About 'More Settlements'
October 15, 2017
CAMERA prompts correction of Jerusalem Post headline which erroneously stated: "Israel Advancing Plans for 4X More Settlements Than Last Year." Plans concern new residential units within existing settlements, not new settlements. 
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AFP Corrects Number of IDF Fatalities in Jenin
October 15, 2017
CAMERA's Israel office prompts correction of an AFP article which understated the number of Israeli soldiers killed in battles in Jenin in April 2002. The Daily Mail also corrects.
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CAMERA Op-Ed: The Media and the Missing Abu Jihad
October 9, 2017
A new generation of Palestinian leaders are rising to the fore. Committed to terrorism, the media seems equally committed to ignoring their ascendance, as CAMERA notes in The Washington Jewish Week.
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AP Amends Inflated Gaza Unemployment Figure
October 3, 2017
In response to communication from CAMERA, AP amends an article which overstated Gaza's unemployment rate as "nearly 50 percent." The figure is closer to 40 percent.

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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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Indicting Israel: New York Times Coverage of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict
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Al-Jazeera America (AJAM) Watch

Update: AJAM discontinued broadcasting on April 12, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern)
 
Financed by the oil sheikdom of Qatar, the network 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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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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