HRC Prompts Globe Correction: Israel Isn’t Building “New West Bank Settlements”

Today, HonestReporting Canada prompted the Globe and Mail to issue a correction after falsely reporting that Israel is slatted to build “new West Bank settlements”. In actuality, Israel is building homes in existing settlements that it expects to retain in a peace deal with the Palestinians. The Globe, and other Canadian media outlets, also conveniently […]

UPDATED: HRC Prompts Globe Correction (Again!) Israel Isn’t Building "New Settlements"

In yesterday’s Globe and Mail, a front-page report by Adrian Morrow and an article by reporter Dakshana Bascaramurty both incorrectly claimed that Israel announced construction of new settlements in east Jerusalem, whereas Israel only announced the approval of the building of hundreds of homes within existing areas of east Jerusalem, described in another Globe report as homes […]

UPDATED: HRC Prompts Globe Correction (Again!) Israel Isn't Building "New Settlements"

In yesterday’s Globe and Mail, a front-page report by Adrian Morrow and an article by reporter Dakshana Bascaramurty both incorrectly claimed that Israel announced construction of new settlements in east Jerusalem, whereas Israel only announced the approval of the building of hundreds of homes within existing areas of east Jerusalem, described in another Globe report as homes […]