Success! Associated Press, The Toronto Star, CTV News & National Post Amend Headlines After Failing To Identify Dead Palestinian As A Terrorist Gunman

On September 5, 2023, The Toronto Star, The National Post, and CTV News published an Associated Press (AP) article whose headline failed to properly identify a Palestinian killed by IDF soldiers during a counter-terror raid in Judea and Samaria (known in media parlance as the “west bank”), as a gunman and a member of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad […]

CTV News Fails To Identify Palestinian Killed By Israeli Forces As A Terrorist

HonestReporting Canada has filed an official complaint with the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council (CBSC) calling on CTV News to broadcast an immediate on-air clarification to remedy a seriously misleading report. The report, which aired several times on August 22, failed to properly identify a Palestinian killed by Israeli forces as being a terrorist engaged in […]

Success! Toronto Star & National Post Headlines Amended After Failing To Properly Label Dead Palestinian As Terrorist

On Tuesday, August 22, 2023, The Toronto Star and The National Post published an Associated Press (AP) article whose headline failed to properly label a Palestinian killed by IDF soldiers as a terrorist and merely referred to the deceased as being a teenager.   According to The Times of Israel, IDF troops were conducting overnight counter-terrorism operations in Jenin when […]

Globe & Mail And La Presse Headlines Fail To Properly Label Palestinian Terrorism

On August 5, the Globe and Mail published an article with the headline entitled: “Gunman opens fire in downtown Tel Aviv day after rampage in occupied West Bank”. Untold in the headline, was not only the fact that the gunman was a Palestinian terrorist, but that he murdered 42-year-old Chen Amir, a Tel Aviv municipal […]