Sean Durns

To the Washington Post, Palestinians Can Only Be Victims

The Washington Post's reporting on the Israel-Islamist conflict has fallen back to a well-worn habit: infantilizing Palestinians. Recent Post reports have taken to treating Palestinians as perpetual victims, depriving them of independent agency.

CAMERA Op-Ed: While Israel Burns, the Media Fiddles

For weeks while communities in Israel burned, many major U.S. news outlets kept silent. As CAMERA tells JNS, Gaza-based terror groups have been launching incendiary devices into southern Israel, resulting in major damage. Yet, mainstream Western media has failed to provide meaningful coverage.

CAMERA Op-Ed: Black September Remembered

It is common for many pundits to assume that the U.S.-Israel security relationship dates back to the founding of the Jewish state. But as CAMERA wrote in The National Interest, it wasn't until September 1970 that the modern U.S.-Israel alliance was born.

CAMERA Op-Ed: Beinart and Brit Shalom

Peter Beinart's proposal for a "bi-national solution" to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been hailed as novel and thought provoking by some in the press. But as CAMERA noted in The Jerusalem Post, such proposals have a long history.

Foreign Policy’s Faux Pas on Boycotts, Israel, and ‘Annexation’

Foreign Policy claims to “draw on the world’s leading journalists, thinkers, and professionals” in order to “analyze the most significant international trends and events of our times, without regard to ideology or political bias.” But when it comes to recent coverage of Israel that is up for debate.

CAMERA Letter in NJ Record: Palestinian Leaders Reject Statehood

A June 28, 2020 news report by the North Jersey Record was littered with distortions and omissions. CAMERA took to the paper's pages to note that Palestinians have a long and documented history of rejecting offers for a sovereign Palestinian Arab state if it requires living in peace next to a Jewish one.

CAMERA Op-Ed: The North Jersey Record Aims at Israel—and Misses

An NJ Record news report reads more like a press release from American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), an anti-Israel group. The Record distorts facts, omits relevant history, and uncritically quotes organizations whose members have repeated antisemitic statements.