CAMERA's Israel office today prompts correction of an Op-Ed by Hebrew University political scientist Shlomo Avineri who erroneously wrote yesterday that Nelson Mandela "never visited Israel" ("Mandela's Blind Spot
The original passage follows:
CAMERA staff contacted Ha'aretz editors who this morning immediately corrected the article online, and promised a correction in the print edition as well. The passage has been amended, and now appears as follows:
In addition, the following note was appended to the bottom of the article:
CAMERA commends Ha'aretz for the prompt correction of the error.
Ha'aretz corrections prompted by CAMERA and our Hebrew site Presspectiva, please see here.
Dec. 11 Update:
The following correction appears on page of the print edition today: