A Tenth Ombudsman Rebuke of Ginette Lamarche and Radio-Canada's Absurd Assimilation of Convicted Terrorists to "Political Prisoners"

See French version below HonestReporting Canada, on behalf of its 30 000 members, and the Centre consultatif des relations juives et israéliennes, official spokesman for Quebec’s Jewish community, addressed the following letter to Radio-Canada concerning the recent Ombudsman decision which rebuked reporter Ginette Lamarche, but validated the use of the term “political prisoners” to describe terrorists […]

National Post & Yahoo! News Coverage of HRC Complaint Prompting SRC Correction

Following our recent success in securing a Radio-Canada correction for a recent Ginette Lamarche report which incorrectly claimed Israeli forces “attacked” vs. “interdicted” a flotilla vessel to Gaza in 2010, the National Post and Yahoo! News gave prominent coverage of our success. Both articles covered Ginette Lamarche’s problematic reporting history as SRC’s Mideast correspondent and they […]

Radio-Canada Issues Correction: Mavi Marmara not “Attacked” by Israeli Forces

See French version below. On April 7, Radio-Canada’s Middle East correspondent Ginette Lamarche filed a report on the reconciliation efforts between Israel and Turkey. Recalling the Mavi Marmara incident, Ms. Lamarche stated “Two weeks after the Israeli prime minister offered an apology to Ankara for the attack on the Mavi Marmara…” As HRC pointed out […]