Media Bias

June 5, 2021

Has Christian Century turned the corner from its anti-Israel past?

by Dexter Van Zile (CAMERA) — It’s appropriate that after a long period of isolation, suffering and polarization coinciding with the Covid-19 pandemic, CAMERA can offer some qualified good news about Christian Century, historically referred to as the flagship magazine […]
June 1, 2021

What the New York Times won’t tell you about “the children”

by Tamar Sternthal (CAMERA) — “They Were Only Children,” was the headline of the unprecedented and pilloried front-page New York Times feature last week. The piece included pictures of the dozens of children killed in the recent fighting between Israel and […]
May 29, 2021

The AP, Emily Wilder and why nobody trusts the media any more

by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — What befell Emily Wilder could not have happened to earlier generations of journalists. Before the start of platforms like MySpace and Facebook in the early 2000s, no one was held accountable for the things that […]
May 28, 2021

As Hamas fired rockets, NY Times fired endless stream of anti-Israel misinformation

“The New York Times” building in Midtown Manhattan. Credit: Ajay Suresh via Wikimedia Commons. by Gilead Ini (CAMERA) — It’s all Israel’s fault. It’s all Israel’s fault. It’s all Israel’s fault. One way to get people to believe what you […]
May 16, 2021

AP, Al Jazeera, mainstream press part of Hamas’ arsenal in war against Israel

Smoke rising from the Al-Jalaa tower in Gaza after an Israeli airstrike on the building, which housed Hamas operatives and several media outlets, including the “Associated Press” and “Al Jazeera,” May 15, 2021. Photo by Atia Mohammed/Flash90. by Alex Traiman […]
May 5, 2021

Once again, media use Palestinian “TikTok Intifada” to spread slanders about Israel

by James Sinkinson Many mainstream media have written deceptively about riots or violent events in and around Jerusalem in recent days. These anti-Israel media distorted the story with fantastical headlines, like The New York Times’ “Israelis and Palestinians Clash Around […]
January 20, 2021

B’Tselem: A “leading human rights organization” without actual accomplishments?

by Tamar Sternthal ( — What makes a human rights organization successful? Its ability to bring about human rights advancements or its ability to capture extensive, uncritical media coverage abroad? Some international media outlets covering the publication of B’Tselem’s vitriolic […]
January 5, 2021

Ignorance and Antisemitism: The Palestinian Covid Vaccine Blood Libel Against Israel

Heads of religious communities in Israel get a COVID-19 vaccine at the Ziv Hospital in Tzfat, Dec. 24, 2020. Photo by David Cohen/Flash90 by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — The headline in The Guardian showed why so many people think Israel […]
December 30, 2020

Jesus, the Palestinian Unicorn

by Jonathan Feldstein In the year of the pandemic, it’s no wonder that horrible things continue to come back in ways that are threatening and objectively wrong. This year, maybe because of the virus and people being stuck at home […]