HRC Prompts Ottawa Citizen Correction: Israeli PM Not Indicted

On April 3, the Ottawa Citizen published a column by Professor Andrew Cohen who erroneously wrote the following: “In Israel, the indicted prime minister makes alliances with racists. In Italy, the right rises.” While Mr. Cohen is entitled to his own views, he’s not entitled to his own facts. Benjamin Netanyahu has not been indicted […]

In London Free Press, HRC Condemns Hamas as the Guilty Party

In the London Free Press on May 19, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman responded to a column by Andrew Cohen which lamented the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and which failed to mention that Hamas acknowledges that 50 of its operatives were killed in recent hostilities on the Gaza-Israel border. (numbers […]

Ottawa Citizen Publishes Vapid Anti-Israel Column by Andrew Cohen

There’s an important line separating legitimate opinion that enhances the public discourse, from vapid rhetoric that interferes with constructive dialogue. On March 7, the Ottawa Citizen published a commentary by journalist, professor and author Andrew Cohen entitled: “Netanyahu and Trump, twins of political disaster”. While Cohen (pictured right) is certainly entitled to his own opinions, […]