Adbusters Magazine Denies Israel’s Right to Exist

Like a defeated boxer who keeps crawling back into the ring, insisting that the fight isn’t over when it’s long been called, Adbusters is at it again. Adbusters, the Vancouver-based alternative and anti-capitalist magazine with a long history of publishing anti-Israel content, stooped to a new low in its latest edition on August 2. The […]

Toronto Star Permitting Anti-Israel Activist Journalists to Report on Israel

On May 16, HRC broke the news that hundreds of Canadian journalists had signed a partisan and one-sided anti-Israel open letter lobbying Canadian news organizations on how to cover the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Journalists from CBC, the Toronto Star, Globe and Mail, CTV News, Macleans, Yahoo News Canada, Chatelaine, Global News, IPolitics, all signed the letter […]

National Post Food Reporter Invents State of “Palestine”

On what basis can the National Post assert that there’s a “historic food culture” from the non-existent state of “Palestine”? The Post’s food reporter Laura Brehaut reviewed a new cookbook called “Falastin” saying it’s a “chronicle of Palestine’s people and foodways” by “Jerusalem-born” chef and restauranteur Sami Tamimi, however, if he’s Jerusalem-born, then he’s the […]

Israeli Diplomat Accuses CBC Reporter of "Cynicism"

CBC’s Mideast Bureau Chief Sasa Petricic has previously been accused by Haaretz journalist Anshel Pfeffer of issuing a tweet that he claimed was a “gross misrepresentation” of his analysis of what gave Benjamin Netanyahu his election victory. Today, Petricic was accused of “cynicism” by Israeli diplomat and spokesperson Paul Hirschson for a tweet Petricic authored […]