US-Israel Relations and Aid

The Fraudulent Scholarship of Professors Walt and Mearsheimer

"Israel Lobby" professors Walt and Mearsheimer charge that because of its alleged misdeeds Israel is an unworthy ally of the U.S., and cite as proof numerous seemingly damaging "quotations" from Israeli leaders. The problem is that all the quotations are from secondary sources or worse, and all are false.

Ha’aretz Editor Urges U.S. to “Rape” Israel

At a private meeting of some 20 journalists with Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in September 2007, Ha'aretz Editor David Landau urged the U.S. to "rape" Israel — to force a settlement on the country.

Washington Post-Watch: A Cover-Up in Plain Sight

Washington Post coverage of a Virginia Muslim leader's resignation from a panel on immigration for pro-jihad declarations was a textbook example of a) gullibility, b) partisanship, or c) some combination of the two.

CAMERA Video: Errors and Distortions in CNN’s “God’s Jewish Warriors”

The video shows Christiane Amanpour misleading viewers about the history of Jerusalem, about the view of American presidents on the legality of settlements, and about a U.S. decision on loan guarantees to Israel. The video shows factual errors and distortions in the initial version of the program. UPDATE: The latest version of the CNN segment redresses some of the distortions in the original. Details to come.

Playboy: Pictures and Propaganda

Jonathan Tasini's comments on Israel are not anti-Semitic. They're just wrong. And by turning to this anti-Israel partisan to "inform" its readers about the Middle East, Playboy does damage to its own credibility.

CAMERA Letter Corrects Baltimore Sun Op-Ed

The following CAMERA letter, published on September 8 in the Baltimore Sun corrects several questionable assertions made in an earlier Op-Ed by U.S. Rep. James Moran and Rabbi Marc Gopin.

Mearsheimer’s Blunder

Contradicting his book's central claim, John Mearsheimer lets the truth slip out – the Bush administration was determined to go to war against Saddam, regardless of Israel or the "Israel Lobby."

CAMERA at CBS Shareholders Meeting Challenges Carter’s Publisher

At the CBS annual shareholders meeting, a CAMERA board member presented a proposal calling on CBS Corporation, owner of Simon and Schuster, to urge its subsidiary to institute fact-checking, the New York Sun reports. Simon and Schuster published Jimmy Carter's error-ridden Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid.

Kristof’s Blame-Israel Rant

Nicholas Kristof argues that U.S. politicians "have learned to muzzle themselves" on Israel and such "silence harms America." But he himself keeps mum on key information that contradicts his argument.