Haroon Siddiqui Strikes Again (December 20, 2006)

Haroon Siddiqui Strikes Again December 20, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: Last week, Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas made an astounding admission: “Gaza is free of occupation, but there are no investors and no prosperity. We dreamed that [Gaza] would prosper and dozens of investors from all over the world came to Gaza. Nothing has come […]

CBC to Broadcast 2 Documentaries: "HotHouse" and "Impact of Terror" (October 3, 2006)

Program Alert: CBC to Broadcast 2 Documentaries: “HotHouse” and “Impact of Terror” October 3, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation will air two Israel-related documentaries this week. You can make a difference by monitoring the content and telling CBC what you think of the programs. Wednesday, October 4: “HotHouse” On Wednesday night, […]

CBC Success: You Made the Difference! (October 1, 2006)

CBC Success: You Made the Difference! October 1, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: This past summer was another low point in CBC’s long history of distorted Middle East coverage. The national broadcaster’s kid-glove treatment of Hezbollah, its under-reporting of the human catastrophe in northern Israel, and its habit of contrasting Israeli soldiers with Lebanese civilians, […]

CBC Portrays Terrorist as Victim (September 6, 2006)

CBC Portrays Terrorist as Victim September 6, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s largely one-sided portrayal of the Israel-Lebanon crisis continued on Monday, September 4, when CBC’s Beirut correspondent, Nahlah Ayed, sympathetically profiled the family of a cold-blooded terrorist. The Background: Cold-Blooded Murder Almost three decades ago, an Israeli court sentenced Samir […]

CBC News: Unfair, Unbalanced (August 10, 2006)

CBC News: Unfair, Unbalanced  August 10, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: CBC’s coverage of the Israel-Lebanon crisis has focused disproportionately on two parties: Israeli soldiers and Lebanese victims. Too little of CBC’s coverage shows Israeli victims and Hezbollah terrorists. This distorted coverage inevitably leads viewers to the conclusion, conscious or subconscious, that Israel is the […]

Visit Our New Web Log "Headlines & Deadlines" (June 22 2006)

Visit Our New Web Log: “Headlines & Deadlines” June 22, 2006 Dear HonestReporting Canada subscriber: For three years you helped promote fair and accurate media coverage of Israel and the Middle East. Together with over 12,000 other Canadians, you notified HonestReporting Canada of unfair media coverage of Israel and you responded to HonestReporting Canada’s media […]