The role of Brian Whitaker, Middle East editor and reporter for Guardian Unlimited and the Guardian newspaper This is a cross-post from CAMERA of an article from 2006 that is as relevant […]
This is a guest post by AKUS Michael White, he of the infamous comment about Israel during an interview that had nothing to do with Israel: “In Israel they murder each other […]
This is a cross post from Yaacov Lozowick of Yaacov Lozowick Ruminations Iman Al Hams was killed in Rafah on October 5th, 2004. She was 13 at the time. For her and […]
The latter improvement in editorial decisions, regarding rhetoric and imagery about Jews and Judaism historically associated with antisemitism, occurred both as the result of our relentless naming and shaming of Guardian contributors who expressed such Judeophobic views, and at least two important decisions by the paper’s readers’ editor which had the effect of institutionally delegitimizing these narratives.
‘The more I thought about it, the more I realized he had a point. What better target than Israel? There’s only one Jewish-majority state, as opposed to dozens of Arab and Muslim states, some of them simply swimming with cash for advertising on news-sites. Israel is an open democracy with a free press, so we can say anything about it with no fear of consequences.
Freedland’s claim that the rally in question (in 1994) included a “mocked-up coffin of Rabin” is flat-out wrong and represents a recycling the far-left myth that Bibi was somehow responsible for the former prime minister’s death. In fact, as blogger Elder of Ziyon demonstrated in response to a CNN program in 2013 which advanced this allegation, one side of the coffin actually said “Rabin is burying us” (”רבין קובר אותנו”), while the other side said “Rabin is bringing about the death of Zionism” (“רבין ממית [ה]ציונות”).
Yair Rosenberg writes the following in an Oct. 30 story for Tablet: Visit the web site of the national British daily newspaper, the Independent, and you’ll find an article titled, “Rabbi bans students from eating soy […]
Deborah Orr evidently can’t help herself. In 2011 the veteran Guardian journalist was forced to apologize after engaging in a gratuitous and ugly smear against Jews as inherently racist by completely […]
Yesterday, June 4, we commented on a report by Guardian football reporter Louise Taylor (‘England enter a politically loaded European Under-21 Championship‘, June 3) concerning boycott efforts targeting the 2013 European Under-21 Football Championship (UEFA U-21), hosted by […]
The 2013 European Under-21 Football Championship (UEFA U-21) – hosted by Israel from June 5th through the 18th – represents the 19th staging of the event. National football teams from all over Europe will compete, with England, Germany, […]
The cognitive gymnastics necessary for a Guardian journalist or ‘Comment is Free’ contributor to claim being ‘shocked’ by antisemitism are quite impressive. Those engaging in such faux outrage must somehow ignore the […]
Over the course of nearly three years I went from ‘Comment is Free’ contributor, to CiF commenter in good standing, to permanently pre-moderated CiF commenter, to banned user. It was a good run, but […]
The Guardian is well-known for providing space for proponents of radical Islam who advance politics which are decidedly racist and politically reactionary. However, Simon Tisdall’s defense last year of Sudan’s President Omar […]