HRC Asserts That Anti-Zionism Is Antisemitism In The Guardian

In the PEI Guardian newspaper today, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman responded to an anti-Israel detractors claim on December 13 that anti-Zionism is not antisemitic. As we argue in our rebuttal letter published today: “Zionism is the national movement for the return of the Jewish people to their homeland and the resumption of Jewish sovereignty […]

Jerusalem Post: “Letter in PEI Newspaper Says Israel Spread Coronavirus to Palestinians”

See the Jerusalem Post’s coverage today of HRC’s alert regarding a newspaper in Atlantic Canada which published a letter claiming that Israel is to blame for the spread of the Coronavirus among Palestinians. Letter in PEI newspaper says Israel spread coronavirus to Palestinians In his article, anti-Israel activist Richard Deaton also said that Israel failed […]

UPDATED: P.E.I Guardian Publishes Antisemitic Letter Blaming Israel for Coronavirus’ Spread

  Update 4: April 29, 2020: The P.E.I. Guardian published four more lengthy letters which countered Richard Deaton’s antisemitic polemic blaming Israel for the Coronavirus’ spread, and two letters which applauded the antisemitic letter, one by Judy Haiven, a member of the fringe anti-Israel group Independent Jewish Voices (IJV) who repeated the antisemitic trope that […]

HRC Executive Director Compared to Nazi Propagandist Joseph Goebbels by Newspaper Contributor

As Executive Director of HonestReporting Canada, I’ve been a regular recipient of antisemitism, bigotry and xenophobia during my 16+ year career doing Israel advocacy, and for the most part, I’m immune to it, but for a supposedly reputable newspaper to publish a column by anti-Israel detractor Richard Deaton comparing me to chief Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels, […]