Media Repeat False Claim of “Illegal” Israeli Presence in Golan Heights

Just over 54 years ago, Syria joined an Arab-coalition comprised primarily of Egypt and Jordan in the Six Day War against Israel, launching artillery attacks against targets in the Galilee. While false reports abounded of a crushing Egyptian victory against Israel, and the imminent destruction of the 19-year-old Jewish State, Israel defended itself, and in […]

Globe and Mail Gives Platform to Anti-Israel COVID Vaccine Smear

Following in the footsteps of CBC News who adopted the canard that Israel denied Palestinians the COVID-19 vaccine, on January 9, the Globe and Mail gave a platform to this anti-Israel smear. Mark Mackinnon, the Globe’s former Middle East bureach chief, wrote an article entitled: “Netanyahu revels in Israel’s COVID-19 vaccine successes, though the campaign […]

Guardian Publishes Letter Falsely Accusing Israel of Destroying COVID-19 Palestinian Centre

On August 11, The P.E.I. Guardian published the following letter by Marian White of the so-called “Island Peace Committee” who falsely accused Israel of demolishing a Palestinian drive-through coronavirus testing centre in Hebron: Importantly, there’s no foundation to this incendiary claim by Ms. White alleging that the Israel Defense Forces destroyed a Palestinian Covid-19 centre. […]

Israel and the Jewish People’s Legal Rights to Judea and Samaria

Often given a platform by the mainstream media, the biggest accusation leveled against Israel is that it’s an “illegal occupier of Palestinian land.” Accordingly, when Israel fought a defensive war against annihilation by its Arab neighbours in 1967 – gaining control of a wide swath of land including Judea & Samaria (otherwise known today as […]

CBC Falsely Claims Israel is “Annexing Parts of the Palestinian Territories”

With Israel’s pending decision to apply sovereignty to Judea and Samaria, Canadian media outlets devoted considerable coverage, much of it was misleading and lacked context, while some reports contained outright falsehoods. Case in point, on June 24, CBC Radio’s flagship World at Six program aired a feature-length segment by former Mideast Bureau Chief, Margaret Evans, […]