HRC Files Complaint with Globe & Mail Challenging Erroneous Refugee Definition

On September 13, the Globe and Mail published a commentary to its website by Daoud Kuttab, described as an “award-winning Palestinian journalist and former Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton University.” In his commentary which condemned the recent U.S. decision to cancel financial support to UNWRA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency), Mr. Kuttab erroneously stated the […]

Toronto Star Corrects Incorrect Number of Palestinian Refugees

Contrary to an Associated Press photo caption featured in a Toronto Star article on May 11, Mideast historians and experts agree that the true number of Palestinian Arabs who were displaced during the 1948 Israeli War of Independence was around 650,000, not “five million people” as the Star’s article had claimed. Palestinians claim that 650,000 […]