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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’ Joy

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

Shalit's Return will be Broadcast Worldwide

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

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 Restricts 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 Palmer Murder -- 20 Minutes into News

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: 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

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

DOA: 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

'Give IDF Radio to the Soldiers'

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 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

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

Media Ignorance of Israel

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

Survey: 16% Global Press Freedom

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 for 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

Media Blackout on NIF-Judge

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

Dead Jews? Not News!

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 Won't Go 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

Oscar for Israeli School Film

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

MSM Mum on Lara Logan

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

Media Regrets 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 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 Libel Fails

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 Upset with Jlem Story

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

CAMERA: Bias in TIME Magazine

"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’ Film 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

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

Kuwait Closes Al Jazeera 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 Funds Media Event

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

Putting 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

PA Bars Israeli Press Liaisons

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 Aims at 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 Guards Arab Farmers

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

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

Israel Knocked for Helping Gaza

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

NGO: Punish Shiloach Journalists

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

Rock Attack Ends in Injury

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

Ariel Under 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

The War for Wikipedia

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 vs. 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?

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

'Hareidim Need PR 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

Social Networks Improve Hasbara

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

UK Media Prefers Russian Spies

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

PR is not Israel's 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

Reuters' Anti-Israel Bias?

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 Taken Off Stage

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

Helen Thomas: 'Get Out, Jews'

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

AP Fixes Up Flotilla Coverage

Worldwide news agency Associated Press took steps to balance its earlier skewed coverage of the Gaza flotilla confrontation.Hana Levi Julian, 6/3/2010, 5:30 PM

AP Anti-Israel Bias Exposed

The Washington Times daily wrote a rare verbal attack on the Associated Press, exposing its anti-Israeli bias in coverage of the flotilla clash Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/2/2010, 7:49 PM