HRC Prompts CBC Clarification: Gaza Blockade Meant to Thwart Arms Shipments to Hamas

Once again, HRC has prompted to amend its reporting and to publish a clarification notice to acknowledge Israel’s rationale for enforcing a blockade of the Gaza Strip, which ensures that arms (rockets, mortars, etc.) aren’t transported to Hamas terrorists. Israel’s security concerns and its reason for implementing the UN-approved legal blockade of Hamas-run Gaza […]

HRC Confronts Anti-Semitic Commentator In The Telegram

Taking antisemites and anti-Israel detractors to task in The Telegram newspaper over the weekend. All in a days work for HonestReporting Canada! Here’s our latest commentary published in The Telegram on July 14:  

UPDATED: CBC Gives a Platform to Yukon Resident’s Gaza Flotilla Fiasco

Update: June 25: On June 25, HRC received a reply from CBC News Executive Producer Lianne Elliott who upheld our concerns that the CBC’s article did not contain context to reference Israel’s security concerns and its rationale for the blockade of Hamas-run Gaza. Ms. Elliott wrote the following to HRC (emphasis added): You state that we should […]

HRC in the Telegram: "Ending Blockade of Gaza is not the Answer"

In the Telegram on September 17, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman condemned the so-called “Women’s Boat to Gaza” as a dangerous provocation and reckless act that draws a risk for unnecessary violence to ensue. Read our commentary online here or as appended below:

In London Free Press, HRC Defends Israeli Blockade of Hamas-Run Gaza

Thank you to the London Free Press for granting HonestReporting Canada space to explain and defend Israel’s need to enforce a security blockade of the Hamas-run Gaza Strip. Here is our letter by HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman which was published in the London Free Press on August 20: