Success! Global News Retracts Claim that Israel is Occupying and Annexing Palestine

Update: February 12, 2021: Subsequent to HonestReporting Canada and its subscribers filing complaints with Global News, reporter Aya Hilmi Al-Hakim’s statement asserting that an “occupation and annexation of Palestine continues by the state of Israel” has been removed. An editors note now states the following at the top of the article: Editor’s note: This story […]

CBC Lobs Softball Questions to Fmr. PLO Representative on Israel & UAE Peace Deal

On August 14, CBC’s flagship radio program As It Happens featured a segment on the UAE and Israel peace deal to gauge the Palestinian reaction to the deal. The program interviewed Diana Buttu (pictured right), a Palestinian-Canadian lawyer and a former spokesperson for the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) who said that the deal represented a […]

CBC Radio-Canada Falls for Anti-Israel Push Poll, HRC Takes Action

La version française suit Recently, anti-Israel groups in Canada commissioned a deceptive “push poll” in an effort to manipulate views about Israel’s sovereignty application of Judea and Samaria (wrongly dubbed “annexation”) under the guise of conducting an opinion poll. Not surprisingly, mainstream media outlets like CBC Radio-Canada fell for the misleading poll and gave it […]