Presspectiva, CAMERA's Israeli branch, has prompted Ha'aretz corrections, in both Hebrew and English, regarding Neri Livneh's Op-Ed which falsely alleged that Anatot settlers have repeatedly engaged in violence against Palestinians and Israeli activists.
Ha'aretz journalist Akiva Eldar uses falsehoods and deceptions, distorting both Israeli and Palestinian negotiating positions, to accuse Prime Minister Netanyahu of lying in his speech before the United Nations.
In another case of "Lost in Translation," a Ha'aretz headline labels violent stone-throwing incidents "peaceful," and English editors cut out information about injured Israelis, including a 20-month-old girl.
The New York Times' regularly relies on Ha'aretz when it charges Netanyahu with primary responsibility for failed talks. What will the Gray Lady do about today's Ha'aretz article citing Netanyahu's "flexibility," versus Abbas' refusal to budge?
CAMERA's Israel office elicited corrections in the English edition of Ha'aretz for two articles and a subheadline which had blamed Israeli army fire for the killing of Egyptian soldiers last week.
Gabriel Schivone, a student at the University of Arizona and a would-be participant in the Gaza flotilla, falsely claims that he is Jewish to bolster his credentials in Ha'aretz.
The Israel office of CAMERA prompted Ha'aretz to correct an online news brief in English which had wrongly identified a Hamas man killed by Israeli forces as a "Palestinian civilian." The error and correction follow:
A letter today in Ha'aretz by Yishai Goldflam, editor-in-chief of Presspectiva, CAMERA's Israeli site, rebuts an Op-Ed by Yael Sternhell which compared the Palestinian bid for an independent state to the African American civil rights movement.
In a June 30 Ha'aretz Op-Ed, Gideon Levy's distorted discourse is once again on display. Revisiting his earlier untenable argument that Israel is determined to attack the flotilla, he resorts to falsehoods and misinformation.