New Iran Sanctions Won’t Lead to War — One Side’s Already Fighting It
Washington Post Ops for Pop Psychology over Hard News on Palestinian U.N. Moves
A Palestinian leadership is “frustrated” by failure of talks with Israel, or it caused negotiations to fail? The Washington Post opts for pop psychology over hard news in coverage of evasive Palestinian diplomacy.
Al-Jazeera English Fumbles, Al-Jazeera America Sacked
Al-Jazeera English's “We're not Charlie” memo mars Al-Jazeera America's image, USA Today's media columnist says. It's not image but substance critics need to examine.
Mahmoud Abbas at Paris March. Media Don’t Ask Why
What was Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas doing at the Paris march for free speech and against Islamic terrorism? News media didn't ask, or didn't want to.
When is a Correction in Error? When The Washington Post Says So
For The Washington Post, calling a friar a monk requires correction. Calling armistice lines a border, no. Mislabeling disputed territories as Palestinian? Forget about it.
Liberating Theater J from Diva Ari Roth
Defenders of ousted Theater J artistic director Ari Roth portray him as a martyr to artistic freedom. Doing so excuses theatrical anti-Israel agit-prop. On-stage fiction, yes; defamation no.
Omissions Distort Washington Post’s ‘Palestinian U.N. Statehood Showdown’
The Washington Post fell for the hoary “Palestinian frustration” diagnosis to explain Mahmoud Abbas’ latest “statehood-without-peace” maneuver at the United Nations. CAMERA fills in the paper’s misleading omissions.
“Children of the War”: Washington Post’s Big, Empty Photo Spread
‘Contentious Arab Lawmaker’ Gets Washington Post Platform
A Washington Post feature gives readers a glimpse of anti-Israel Arab Knesset member Haneen Zoabi. But it lets her twist the focus knob.