Success! Globe And Mail Reporter Deletes Social Media Post Which Called Convicted Palestinian Murderer “Most Famous Palestinian Political Prisoner”

On May 3, Globe and Mail Reporter Mark MacKinnon posted a message on X to his 103,700 followers, promoting his latest article entitled: “Marwan Barghouti is at the top of Hamas’s prisoner release list in proposed truce with Israel, brother says,” in which MacKinnon interviewed the brother of convicted murderer Marwan Barghouti, who is currently […]

HRC Responds to Misleading CTV National News Report About Israel-Hamas Ceasefire

HRC recently brought our concerns to CTV National News’ attention regarding an August 13 segment it aired which saw veteran anchor Kevin Newman state the following: “Overseas tonight, Israel and Hamas extended a ceasefire in Gaza for another five days. The agreement got off to a rocky start, though, with both sides briefly exchanging fire around the […]

Globe and Mail Amends Erroneous Ceasefire Headline

A July 14 column authored by the Globe and Mail’s Public Editor, Sylvia Stead, noted that “Headlines are hard to write, but they must be precise”. Stead referred to some Globe reporting of the current hostilities between Israel and Hamas where headlines, she acknowledged, were not as precise as could be. Despite her advice, the […]