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 […]

Toronto Star, La Presse & National Post Fail To Label Dead Palestinians As Terrorists

UPDATE: After HRC lodged a complaint with the Toronto Star, the National Post, and La Presse for failing to properly label dead Palestinians as terrorists, The Toronto Star amended its post to acknowledge that the Palestinian fatalities were all “gunmen” and the National Post’s article was replaced with coverage of recent hostilities between Israel and […]