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 Israeli 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

A New Front: 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, Suggests 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 Announced

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 in Press Corps Bash

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

Columbia 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 About Hareidim

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’s ‘Palestinian’ 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

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