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Meet ‘100 Most Influential Jews’

A formerly Yiddish paper, which is currently published in English, has unveiled a list of '100 Most Influential Jews'. Eliran Aharon, New York, 4/24/2013, 2:45 PM

Secular Upset at Canceled ‘Stay Religious’ Program

Media, opposition upset over Jerusalem program to keep young women religious. City: It’s already been canceled. Maayana Miskin, 4/5/2013, 10:47 AM

Nationalist MK to Sue over ‘Pro-Violence’ Slur

MK Orit Struk threatens to sue a former Haaretz journalist for claiming she supports attacking Arabs.Maayana Miskin, 3/22/2013, 12:58 PM

Poll: Hareidim Do Get a 'Raw Break' in the Media

Hareidi Jews are portrayed very poorly on Israeli television, a survey of largely secular TV viewers foundDavid Lev, 3/12/2013, 8:25 PM

Report: Jews Main Target of Hate Speech in Turkey

Jews have become the main object of hate speech in Turkey, followed by Armenians, Christians and Greeks.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/3/2013, 4:28 PM

IDF Gets New Commander of Online Media

Lt. Col. Peter Lerner has replaces Lt. Col. Avital Leibovich as Head of the IDF Foreign Press Branch.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/28/2013, 10:15 PM

Israeli Journalists: IDF Orders Left Us Out

Israeli journalists complain that IDF orders leave them unable to get good coverage, while foreign journalists move freely.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 1:44 AM

BBC Journalists Go On Strike

BBC journalists began a 24-hour strike in protest of compulsory redundancies, causing possible disruption to the broadcaster's output.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2013, 4:02 PM

Australian Expose on ‘Prisoner X’

‘Prisoner X – the Australian Connection’ looks at the Ben Zygier affair from his arrest in 2010.Maayana Miskin, 2/15/2013, 11:19 AM

Report: Syrian Gov't News Agency Bombed

The offices of the government-owned Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) have been bombed in Damascus, according to Arab news reports.Chana Ya'ar, 2/3/2013, 12:21 PM

IDF Arms Soldiers with Cameras

Following release of videos showing soldiers ‘running away,’ the IDF has decided to put soldiers with cameras on the front line.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2013, 3:28 PM

Ahmadinejad Aide Replaced as Head of IRNA

A top aide to President Ahmadinejad who has been imprisoned since Sept. was replaced as head of Iran's state Islamic Republic News Agency.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/8/2013, 1:43 AM

Hamas Bans Israeli Media

Hamas forbids local journalists from working with 'hostile' Israeli media., 12/26/2012, 1:47 AM

NBC Journalist Freed from Captivity in Syria

NBC’s award winning journalist Richard Engel was freed Monday after five days in captivity in Syria. He and his crew were unharmed. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/18/2012, 2:18 PM

Haaretz Writer Cited for ‘Dishonest Reporting’

HonestReporting, which tracks media bias against Israel, awards Haaretz writer Gideon Levy the “Dishonest Reporting Prize” for 2012. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/18/2012, 2:17 PM

Channel 2 Pundit: A-G Must 'Kill' Next Coalition

Top TV analyst says Weinstein needs to "step into the ring with murder in his eyes" against Likud MKs.Gil Ronen, 12/18/2012, 8:49 AM

Fleeing Soldiers: Officers Afraid of Media Photos

Fears of media photos may have caused soldiers’ retreat in face of rock-throwing Arabs. IDF reviewing limitations on soldiers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/10/2012, 12:56 PM

Netanyahu Goes to Germany to Defend the Fort

Netanyahu is in Berlin to make the case against charges that building plans will torpedo a PA state. "Media madness" against Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/5/2012, 11:38 AM

CAMERA: 'Let PBS Know Their Bias is Showing!"

PBS, which is a recipient of federal funding, contributed to demonization of Israel Sunday in an entirely inaccurate broadcast.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/27/2012, 1:34 PM

Israeli PR – Also in Arabic

Israel works to counteract Arab media hate with Arab-language PR network.Maayana Miskin, 11/21/2012, 12:43 AM

‘Trauma Town’: Run to Bomb Shelter on Wedding Day

A father lies on his daughter to protect her from rockets. A woman runs to a bomb shelter on her wedding day. Welcome to Sderot. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/12/2012, 7:59 AM

Saudi Mufti: Cooperating with Media 'Major Crime'

Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti issued a religious edict prohibiting Arabs from contacting or cooperating with foreign media outlets.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/11/2012, 7:41 PM

Report: A Third of 'Tallbacks' Racist, Hateful

A study said that a large number of the “talkbacks” on Israeli news and opinion sites are hateful, racist, and just plain mean.David Lev, 11/4/2012, 7:41 PM

Sale of Maariv Feather in Cap of National Camp

A court’s approval Tuesday of the sale of Maariv to a religious publisher is a feather in the cap of the national religious community. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/24/2012, 12:42 AM

Mayor of Ariel: Left Driven Crazy by Hate

The left-wing media has gone crazy with hate for Netanyahu, says Ron Nachman. He warns PM not to become complacent.Maayana Miskin, 10/12/2012, 9:19 AM

Top News Agencies Comparing Netanyahu to Hitler?

Associated Press and Reuters both featured 'Nazi salute' photos of Binyamin Netanyahu's U.N. speech.Gil Ronen, 9/28/2012, 2:05 PM

Obama Slammed for ‘Libya Lies’

US papers take Obama to task for “lies” on Libya, say anti-Islam video was a red herring.Maayana Miskin, 9/28/2012, 12:01 PM

Steinitz Slams Media: ‘Truth’ a Forgotten Word

Finance Minister Steinitz slams Israel's mainstream media dishonesty, particularly over social protests and US-Israel relations..Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 10:39 AM

Maariv Workers Protest: No Yom Kippur Paper

Hundreds of employees marched to protest sale, fearing massive layoffs. Maariv: Most employees to remain.Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 9/20/2012, 6:51 PM

MEDIA MATTERS: Israel's PR Image

“He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense.” Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim, 1900 Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 8/20/2012, 2:32 PM

Can We Fight the Biased Anti-Israel Media?

An original way to combat unprofessional articles against Israel, based on falsehoods told by random individuals. It takes less time than constant media watching.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 8/16/2012, 5:07 PM

Pro-Obama Media at War with Government over Iran

Liberal journalists in full frontal assault on government, hoping to prevent preventive Iran strike.Gil Ronen, 8/13/2012, 12:30 PM

Only in Israel: How I View the Media Since Making Aliya

Reality for Beinart is from behind a desk at City University of New York where he hasn’t seen a rocket’s red glare through the night in 200 years.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 8/10/2012, 5:13 PM

Left-Wing Journalist Regrets Golan Stance

A reporter for Haaretz regrets his stance on the Golan. ‘The world jihad would have been in Ein Gav.’Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2012, 2:36 PM

MEDIA MATTERS: Media Bias Against Israel

An expert talks about how Israel is damaged in the media. Everyone is responsible. Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 8/2/2012, 10:30 PM

Israel’s ‘Maariv’ Sinks into Western Sunset

“Maariv” newspaper will cease to exist in print. It succumbs to the Internet and the up-and-coming Yisrael HaYom free newspaper. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/16/2012, 2:21 PM

MK Protests Pro-Gay TV Content, is Bashed

MK Anastassia Michaeli does not want her children exposed to homosexuality-promoting content. The media goes wild.Gil Ronen, 6/14/2012, 5:38 PM

Media Watchdog Launches ‘Inside Israel’ Program

HonestReporting is to train more volunteers with Inside Israel program. A new office will make the work easier. Maayana Miskin, 6/1/2012, 2:58 PM

Samaria Jews to Become ‘Facebook Warriors’

Jews from Judea and Samaria learn to take their cause to social networks. Maayana Miskin, 6/1/2012, 2:10 PM

Mainstream Media Now Calls PA Farmers ‘Peasants’

A journalist covering the State Dept. calls PA Arabs “peasants” and cites “settler violence” without mentioning Arab terrorism.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2012, 12:18 PM

British Mandate Circa 2012, Says Media Watchdog

Britain “honored” Jerusalem Day by rejecting media watchdog complaints of its describing Tel Aviv as Israel’s capital.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/22/2012, 7:45 PM

For Jerusalem Day, Story on Muslim Ties

On Jerusalem Day, AP accepts Muslim version of history, writes on “ancient” connection to the city.Maayana Miskin, 5/20/2012, 5:51 PM

IDF: Mainstream Media Ignoring Terrorist Attacks

The IDF confirms mainstream media ignore significant terrorist attacks, nine of which were virtually unreported except by Arutz Sheva.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/13/2012, 8:03 AM

B'nai B'rith Israel-Diaspora Journalism Award

The prestigious B'nai B'rith World Center journalism award was won by a report on Orthodox Jews in the US donating kidneys to Israelis.Chana Ya'ar, 5/2/2012, 3:32 PM

Video: Obama Jests at Romney’s Dog

Obama acted as comedian at the annual White House press bash, poking fun at Romney’s dog and enjoying his own jokes.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2012, 4:04 PM

Journalism Review's Anti-Israel Lies Exposed

A CJR article tears apart an earlier piece that placed Israel high on list of countries that suppress journalists.Gil Ronen, 4/17/2012, 3:15 PM

Police Fail to Solve Anti-Hareidi Attacks

Minister promises police crackdown after anti-hareidi attacks, but is stymied by lack of suspects.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2012, 6:59 PM

CNN Denies Accusations of Anti-Semitism

Cable news network CNN denies claims that it no longer employs Israeli Jews in its Jerusalem BureauRachel Hirshfeld , 2/13/2012, 5:20 PM

Yechimovich: Stop Airing Racist Comments

Labor Party Chairwoman MK Shelly Yechimovich criticizes the media over its ongoing incitement against hareidi-religious Jews.Elad Benari, 12/29/2011, 6:13 AM

Is Palestinian Authority Losing Its Media Glow?

The PA is beginning to prove “you can’t fool all of the people all the time.” Its latest gimmick: Islamic rule was "golden age for Jews.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/27/2011, 5:56 PM

‘All the News to Print that Fits’

The New York Times apologizes for incorrectly reporting that a terrorist freed in the Shalit deal only ”threw stones and hanged PA flags.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/19/2011, 12:47 PM

Good Looking? Run for Congress

Better-looking members of Congress get more TV coverage, perhaps because it brings better ratings, according to a new Haifa Univ. study. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/6/2011, 2:17 PM

Media Miracle? Florida TV Pro-Israel Documentary

A South Florida public broadcasting system this week will feature a documentary on Israel – and it actually is positive. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2011, 2:33 PM

Exposé: False Media Report of Kibbutz ‘PA’ Land

An Israel media report, picked up worldwide, claims Israel for the first time has given PA land to a kibbutz. Great story – but not true. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/20/2011, 5:11 PM

Govt Radio Used for Far-Left Views

A host on government-sponsored radio uses his time to call for the destruction of Jewish homes in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2011, 5:09 PM

Case Study: How Mainstream Media Whitewash Terror

US headlines on Gaza missile attacks Saturday often made it appear that “militants” simply are responding to Israeli defensive measures. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2011, 5:34 PM