Success! After HRC Complaint, Globe And Mail Amends Headline Which Equated Palestinian Terrorists To Hostages Kidnapped By Hamas

On November 24, The Globe and Mail published an article on an agreement that would see kidnapped Israeli hostages taken by Hamas terrorists on October 7th, released in exchange for convicted Palestinian terrorists held in Israeli jails and other individuals detained for their involvement in violence against Israelis. In covering this development, the Globe published […]

CBC Radio Broadcasts Biased Report About Palestinian Prisoners

On May 3, HonestReporting Canada filed a complaint with CBC Editor-in-Chief Jennifer McGuire bringing our concerns to the CBC’s attention regarding a biased radio report it aired about the treatment and conditions of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. On April 30 at 8:13pm, CBC Radio aired a report by Irris Makler on a hunger strike which […]

HRC Prompts Toronto Star Correction to Remedy Haroon Siddiqui Error

Today, HonestReporting Canada staff prompted a commendable correction in the Toronto Star. The publication atoned for an error by columnist Haroon Siddiqui who in a recent May 6 column incorrectly claimed that Israel has detained more than 1,500 Palestinian under administrative detention, whereas only 300 Palestinians have been jailed under administrative detention, a legal process where for […]