The BBC prepares to air a DEC appeal for Syria, four years after refusing to show a similar appeal for Gaza
An editor in the “journal of record” has defended how the paper apes Israeli references to “disputed territories.”
In other circumstances this might be called “apartheid” or “Jim Crow.”
Give your money to the liberal Israeli newspaper Haaretz and you may be indirectly helping to expel Palestinians.
The governing body of BBC agrees that there had been “a lack of clarity as to what Nakba Day commemorates,” and that the language used did not accurately “convey the reality of the departures [of the refugees].”
A New York Times headline accidentally told the truth, before it was “corrected” to remove the words Israeli-occupied.
Liberal website The Huffington Post last week published an attack on an indigenous rights activist who is on hunger strike in Canada, labeling her “the hungry chief mugging for the cameras on an island in the Ottawa River.” Writing on the Canadian edition of the site, anti-Palestinian blogger Yoni Goldstein openly attacked Theresa Spence as a “problem” responsible for indigenous people’s woes in Canada and said he had “no sympathy” for her.
Can you imagine the reaction if any prominent advocate for Palestinian human rights said that it was “natural” to “entertain a thought of turning Tel Aviv into a parking lot”?
No country in the world, including the United States, formally recognizes Jerusalem as part of “Israel.”
Double standards mean that media will never talk about Palestine being “wiped off the map” even when its true.