Concordia Press Release Boasts University’s Welcoming Palestinian Artist For Fellowship; Ignores That Artist Has Been Accused of Glorifying Palestinian Terrorism

In 2014, a multimedia art exhibit was held at Ottawa’s city call, entitled Target. The exhibit, created by Rehab Nazzal, a Palestinian-Canadian photographer, became a source of controversy after the exhibit was accused of glorifying Palestinian terrorism. Target featured photographic portraits of what it described as “assassinated Palestinian figures… lost artists, writers and leaders,” but […]

HRC Alarmed To See Canadian Journalists Sign Anti-Israel Open Letter

HonestReporting Canada is alarmed to see Canadian journalists sign a partisan and one-sided anti-Israel open letter lobbying Canadian news organizations on how to cover the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The May 14 letter entitled: “An open letter to Canadian newsrooms on covering Israel-Palestine” features the names of 1,539 people as of this writing, most who are activists […]

Macleans Editor Praises Palestinian “Freedom Fighters”

Nothing to see here. Just a Maclean’s magazine contributing editor, Andray Domise, praising “Palestinian freedom fighters” in a June 1 Tweet to his 46,500+ followers. Shout out to the Palestinian freedom fighters holding space in your hearts for Black folks in our shared struggle. — Brother Q. (@andraydomise) June 1, 2020 So much for objectify […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 30

Excellent commentary over at the UByssey by editor Koby Michaels entitled: “BDS will bring bigotry, hatred and even violence to UBC”. Michaels argues: “BDS makes me feel unsafe because, at its heart, the movement calls for the destruction of the state of Israel. It claims Jewish people do not have a right to self-determination and […]

Maclean's Exposé Ignores Terror Attacks in Israel in 2016

In a special “Newsmakers” double issue of Maclean’s Magazine released on December 12, 2016, Maclean’s produced a two page exposé (see here and here) dubbed “Terror Around the Globe” which chronicled shocking terror attacks in Florida, Brussels, France, Nigeria, Turkey, Germany, Philippines, Syria, and Pakistan. As Maclean’s put it: “Many of the attacks that shocked […]