HRC Concerned About Globe and Mail Journalist’s Biased Reporting

HRC recently took Globe and Mail reporter Mark MacKinnon to task for producing reporting which almost exclusively blamed Israel for Palestinian poverty and despair and for publishing partisan and inaccurate tweets about the Middle East conflict. MacKinnon, the Globe’s former Mideast bureau chief, continued to author biased reports such as his July 6 article entitled: […]

CBC Anchor Carol Off Tries to Walk Back Anti-Israel Interviews with Talk with Hamas Member

Shortly after conducting a hostile and combative interview with former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S., Michael Oren, on May 16, and then subsequently giving a platform on May 17 to Avner Gvaryahu, the Executive Director of the anti-Israel and radical organization known as “Breaking the Silence” to condemn Israel, CBC As It Happens and Anchor Carol Off […]

CBC AIH’s Carol Off Doubles Down Giving a Platform to Radical Anti-Israel Organization

True to form, two days after conducting a hostile and combative interview with former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren, CBC As It Happens and Anchor Carol Off doubled down yesterday evening by giving a platform to Avner Gvaryahu, the Executive Director of the anti-Israel radical organization known as “Breaking the Silence” to condemn Israel. To listen to the program […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 24

Today’s recommended reading comes via Rosie DiManno at the Toronto Star for her scathing critique of notorious antisemite Richard Falk, whom DiManno says is an “Evangelist for anti-Semitism (who) strikes again”. Choice Quote: “By any fair measure, Falk is an evangelist for anti-Semitism, couched — and not so couched — as anti-Zionism (the new age […]

CBC Ombud Upholds HRC Complaint: Interview with Anti-Israel NGO Not Adherrent to CBC Standards

Yesterday, CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin released a review entitled “Breaking the Silence: A controversial report and the question of balance” which found that a May 4 CBC As It Happens interview with a representative from anti-Israel NGO Breaking the Silence (listen here), was not adherent to CBC’s Journalistic Standards and Practices. Ms. Enkin wrote: (emphasis added) […]