Hamilton Spectator Editor: Israel has the Freest Media in the Middle East

Noting the dearth of news coming out of Egypt, a result of the shutting down of media by the Egyptian army, The Hamilton Spectator’s Editor-in-Chief notes that Israel is the freest media in the Middle East. Indeed, as Paul Berton remarks: “Whatever criticisms you may (or may not) have of Israel, it is one of […]

Hamilton Spectator Publishes Letters Promoting Antisemitic Tropes & Inciting Violence Against Israel

There’s an important line separating legitimate opinion that enhances the public discourse, from inflammatory rhetoric that incites hatred and interferes with constructive dialogue. Recently, the Hamilton Spectator crossed the line by publishing letters claiming “the Zionist faction of Canadian Jewry has compromised the government” and another which tacitly argued for war to be waged against […]