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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

Women More Traumatized Than Men by TV Coverage of Terror

Women appear to be more affected by television coverage of terrorism than men, say researchers at the University of Haifa.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/26/2011, 3:09 PM

Israeli Ace Reporter: Media Surrendered to Emotion

Raviv Drucker says Israel's media surrendered to emotion in its coverage of Gilad Shalit's story - and damaged the nation.Gabe Kahn., 10/19/2011, 1:21 PM

Journalist: Let’s Not Cover Terrorists’ Celebrations

The media should avoid showing terrorists’ joy and “V for victory” upon release, says Channel 2 reporter.Maayana Miskin, 10/17/2011, 3:27 PM

International Media Gives Shalit Story Widest Possible Coverage

Jerusalem Capital Studios will offer direct broadcasts of Shalit’s return to news networks worldwide.Anav Silverman, 10/17/2011, 1:34 PM

Media Whitewashed ‘Terrorists’ in Shalit Deal

Virtually all the media–except Arutz Sheva– helped pave the way for the Shalit-for-terrorists deal by whitewashing the word “terrorists.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/12/2011, 8:44 AM

Ayalon Gives the Press a Crash Course in Reality at Gilo

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon shows the foreign media what “east Jerusalem” looks like. Israeli neighborhoods a reality, he says.Maayana Miskin & Hezki Baruch, 10/3/2011, 1:15 AM

Hamas Terrorist Rulers Restrict Journalists in Gaza

Hamas terrorists have imposed new censorship restrictions on journalists – both local and foreign – in Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 9/28/2011, 12:20 PM

TV Reports on Palmer Murder -- 20 Minutes into Newscast

Israel two major commercial TV newscasts did not think the terror murder and cover-up were very big news.Gil Ronen, 9/26/2011, 6:31 PM

Abbas' View of Israel: Land of Jesus and Mohammed, not Jews

AP refutes Abbas’ speech in the UN and notes he omitted any reference to Jewish biblical figures. Media fed up with Abbas? Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/25/2011, 5:46 PM

Rightists' New Must-Have Item: Video Camera

Media experts teach Samaria's Jews how to use photos, video to counter “violent settler” image.Maayana Miskin, 8/14/2011, 9:09 PM

Ben-Gvir Turns Down 'Big Brother' Gig

Land of Israel activist Itamar Ben-Gvir turns down Big Brother in favor of the Sabbath and modesty.Maayana Miskin, 7/22/2011, 11:13 AM

Murdoch Nukes News of the World

Rupert Murdoch has blindsided the media world - and his own staff - with the closure of Britain's highest selling Tabloid after 168-years of print Gabe Kahn., 7/8/2011, 1:32 PM

IDF Combat Soldiers to Demonstrate Against IDF Radio

Demo is part of grassroots group campaign against Galei Tzahal, the military radio station that coddles Hamas spokesmen. Gil Ronen, 6/26/2011, 3:19 PM

Egyptians Mock Grapel Spy Charges

As Egypt's interim junta presses its case against alleged Mossad spy Ilan Grapel many Egyptians aren't taking the charges seriously.Gabe Kahn., 6/15/2011, 10:20 PM

Complaint: Channel 2 'Translates' the News

Dozens of complaints as Channel 2 anchor adds her own commentary while translating Prime Minister's speech.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2011, 6:35 PM

Analysis: Media Try to Turn Israeli Unity into ‘Stark Division‘

The Associated Press shows its lack of knowledge of Israel by trying to find a misunderstood "disunity " on the most unified day of the year.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/10/2011, 10:02 PM

Freedom House Paints Bleak Picture of Press Liberties

We are less naive than in the 1990s, but the latest Freedom House survey makes for sober reading.Amiel Ungar, 5/3/2011, 9:18 PM

Media ‘Hate Affair’ with Netanyahu

Netanyahu’s multi-million libel suit on the Bibi-tours reportage is only the latest chapter in a long history of media hate for the Prime Minister.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/12/2011, 11:14 PM

Near-Complete Media Blackout on NIF-Judge Scandal

Israel press silences scoop on Judge Ruth Ronen, who made a political decision when she should have recused herself.Gil Ronen, 4/12/2011, 10:03 AM

A Gaza Sob Story – and the Truth

A foreign news agency features a sob story about Gazans forced to buy used clothes because of Israeli restrictions. One problem: there are none.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/14/2011, 9:30 PM

Jewish Family Massacred? Not Big News for World

BBC, CNN - even Fox news do not seem to think that the massacre of a Jewish family is particularly newsworthy.Gil Ronen, 3/13/2011, 6:59 PM

Oprah Winfrey Denies Report She'll Take Her Show to Egypt

Popular television talk show host Oprah Winfrey denies she will take her show on the road to Egypt's Tahrir Square. Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2011, 3:45 PM

Film on Israeli School Wins Oscar

A film about an Israeli school, “Strangers No More,” wins at the Oscars. Several other Jews, including Israelis, among the winners.Maayana Miskin, 3/1/2011, 3:34 PM

If a Mob Screams 'Jew, Jew!' in a Cairo Square, Do MSM Hear It?

Diana West: Mainstream media didn't hear the shouts during the brutal assault of Lara Logan in Cairo, nor did they report the assault for days. Diana West, 2/20/2011, 3:47 PM

Egyptian Media Outlets Regret Supporting Mubarak

Government media in Egypt, which supported Mubarak during revolution, now supports the people. One paper issued an apology this week.Elad Benari, 2/18/2011, 5:13 AM

Egyptian Mob Attacked even Anti-Israel Reporters

Even those reporters critical of Israel and America were targeted by mobs in Egypt last week. Christine Amanpour among the victims.Maayana Miskin, 2/6/2011, 9:54 PM

Hamas’s False Charges of IDF Attack Fail to Convince Media

Media may finally be fed up with constant Hamas charges of IDF attacks that never happened. Hamas claims “artillery fire” killed one man.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/23/2011, 11:49 AM

Army Radio Presenters Show Bias, Slam Jewish Jerusalem Building

Left-wing Army Radio presenters upset listeners by opposing a construction project for Jews in Israel's capital.Maayana Miskin, 1/21/2011, 10:06 AM

Bias in TIME Magazine Pointed Out Again

"Time and its Jerusalem Bureau Chief are making a habit of defaming Israel." So writes Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America.Hillel Fendel, 1/17/2011, 4:18 PM

"Incitement" Video Leads to More Incitement; Source Unclear

Media rushed to incite against all nationalists for a film supposedly inciting to kill. Email to Arutz Sheva said it was made by a citizens group. INN Staff, 1/11/2011, 8:28 PM

Media Parrots Hamas Line on Cast Lead Anniversary

The mainstream media repeats Hamas' claims regarding Cast Lead casualties on the second anniversary of the counter-terror operation.Maayana Miskin, 12/28/2010, 6:55 PM

Kuwaiti Gov't Shuts Down Al Jazeera News Office

Pan-Arab satellite news network accused of “meddling in the internal affairs” of the country after it covered a protest.Chana Ya'ar, 12/16/2010, 4:13 PM

Israeli PR Offensive in US Media

A senior Israeli minister and deputy minister write in major US media as part of a diplomatic offense to prove the PA is the obstacle to peace.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/15/2010, 10:01 AM

Arab NGO Disrupts Panel at Annual Israeli Media Conference

Participants at annual Israel Media Conference contended with Arab NGO that planted anti-Zionist hecklers at sessions.Maayana Miskin, 11/23/2010, 8:19 PM

The Man Who Put the BBC 'In its Place'

Sick and tired of the network's nasty take on Israel, UK Attorney Trevor Asserson studies BBC stories for examples of bias against Israel.David Lev, 11/3/2010, 7:07 AM

Freedom of the Press? PA Bans Israeli Press-Liaison Groups

Foreign Press Association to examine PA's recent statement that journalists are 'not welcome' if visiting under auspices of Israeli groups. Samuel Sokol, 11/2/2010, 1:58 PM

No More Facebook on IDF Bases

The IDF will reportedly block soldiers from access to social media and email accounts on the Internet in offices on military bases in Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 10/21/2010, 2:27 PM

CBS News Reporter Aims at Jerusalem's City of David

On '60 Minutes,' Lesley Stahl strives to delegitimize the presence of Jews in the City of David and cast doubt on an archaeological dig there.Chana Ya'ar, 10/20/2010, 8:57 PM

IDF Video: Don't Worry, We're Safeguarding Arab Olive Harvest

IDF soldiers sent to guard Arab farmers. Jews: We're the ones who need protection. Israel News staff, 10/15/2010, 11:15 AM

New Site to Counter 'Olive Harvest' Libel

Tired of libelous anti-Israeli reports during the annual olive harvest, Samaria residents create a website to show their side of the story.Maayana Miskin, 10/14/2010, 9:09 PM

Lose-Lose: Brit Paper Slams Israel for Easing Gaza Closure

After demanding that Israel ease its closure on Gaza, the London Independent finds that this move, too, hurts Gazans.Gil Ronen, 10/12/2010, 4:50 PM

Media Watchdog: Punish Journalists from Shiloach Rock Ambush

Media monitoring group says video of incident shows press were 'an active part' of the event and wants their press cards suspended.Gil Ronen, 10/10/2010, 7:39 PM

Video: Arab Rock-Throwing Boy Hurt by Victim's Car

An Arab youth ran in front of a Jewish man's car while throwing rocks in front of photographers, and was hit. The Jew was detained.Maayana Miskin, 10/9/2010, 9:22 PM

City of Ariel Unconcerned by U.S. Media Attack

Several U.S. papers try to shake Ariel's “consensus” status. Ariel officials say reports misrepresent the situation.Maayana Miskin, 10/8/2010, 12:55 PM

Wikipedia Battle Intensifies as PA Joins the Fray

PA journalists plan to join the 'Wikipedia War' following first Zionist editing course.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2010, 12:59 PM

'Time' is Biased Against Israel

The liberal elite in the media in the U.S. and Europe never miss an opportunity to shower attention and praise on the Jewish critics of Israel. Time Magazine is no exception.Moshe Phillips, 8/12/2010, 12:47 PM

IDF Commandos Face Off Against US Navy SEALs on TV

An American television program pits the Navy SEALs against Israeli commandos this week in the season finale of Spike TV's “Deadliest Warrior.”Hana Levi Julian, 8/2/2010, 12:32 PM

End of Paper's 30 Year Reign? Yisrael Hayom Squeaks By Yediot

Survey shows Yisrael Hayom with 35% public exposure, just more than anti-Netanyahu Yediot Acharonot, which has led the paper pack for 30 years.Gil Ronen, 7/28/2010, 6:30 PM

PR Experts Suggest Pro-Hareidi Campaign

Experts in the fields of advertising and public relations suggest an image overhaul for Israel's hareidi-religious community.Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2010, 8:45 PM

Internet Guru: "We Now Have a Chance to Get The Message Out"

Social network and Internet "Guru" Jeff Pulver: "For the first time in history we have a chance to get the message out"Yoni Kempinski, 7/7/2010, 7:59 AM

British Media Prefer Russian Spies Over Israeli Ones?

In British media's eyes, Israel's use of UK passports in Dubai hit was a grave sin, but similar deeds by Russians are no big problem.Gil Ronen, 7/1/2010, 8:57 PM

Opinion: Israel's PR is Not the Problem

When Israel loses yet another PR battle, her friends say she's to blame because she is inept when it comes to PR. I am not one of them.Ted Belman, 6/28/2010, 8:30 AM

A Terrorist's Guide to Media

When you're in a competition and you're losing, one of the first things to do is to study what your opponent is doing and copy him. In this case Israel is competing for good media coverage with the terrorists. Daniel Greenfield, 6/27/2010, 1:08 PM

Did Reuters Crop Photos to Favor Muslim Flotilla Attackers?

Reuters, cited in the past for extreme anti-Israel bias, may have cropped photos to favor the image of Muslim flotilla attackers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 6/7/2010, 5:45 PM

Helen Thomas ‘Shoots Self in Mouth,’ Speech Canceled

Helen Thomas “shot herself in the mouth” telling Jews to “get the hell out of Palestine.” Hamas approved, but her talk at a school was canceled.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/7/2010, 9:37 AM

White House Reporter Helen Thomas: Jews, Get Out of Palestine

Veteran journalist Helen Thomas exposed her bias on video by saying that Jews "should get the hell out of Palestine."Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2010, 2:35 AM