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Israeli lies go unchallenged on BBC's flagship current affairs show

Presenters display aggression toward Palestinian interviewees, yet give Israeli spokespeople an easy ride. 

BBC hands airwaves over to Israel's minister for war

A recent BBC Radio 4 interview with Moshe Yaalon marks a new low in the public broadcaster’s already-terrible coverage of Palestine.

UK supermarket Waitrose suffers brand damage for promoting Israel

Store tries to censor activists protesting at its circulation of a glossy brochure from the Israeli tourism office. 

Tourist ad falls foul of UK watchdog for claiming Jerusalem belongs to Israel

The supermarket Waitrose has come under fire for distributing a glossy brochure that erases Palestinian culture and history. 

BBC's Kafkaesque response to complaint over Gaza coverage

Broadcaster pats itself on the back as it routinely ignores Israeli breaches of Gaza ceasefire.

BBC backs report that omitted killings of Palestinians during Gaza truce

The BBC’s obliviousness to the reality of Israeli aggression against Gaza has been staggeringly highlighted in a BBC Trust ruling.

BBC map ignores occupation of Jerusalem

Broadcaster breaks its commitment not to deceive its viewers and listeners.

BBC agrees to air Gaza charity appeal after getting Israel's permission

The BBC seems to think it needs permission from Israel to broadcast a simple charity appeal for Gaza.

Is the BBC trying to shore up support for Israel's assault on Gaza?

Broadcaster floods its programs with Israeli spokespeople and Zionists presented as “impartial” analysts.

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