Media Bias

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 […]
December 22, 2020

AP falsely claims Israel responsible for providing Palestinians Covid vaccines

by Tamar Sternthal (CAMERA) — “Palestinians are not taken seriously as agents of their own fate,” observed former Associated Press correspondent Matti Friedman in a scathing 2014 critique of international coverage of Israel and the Palestinians.  “The story mandates that […]