Don’t Ignore the Rise of Antisemitism in France: HRC Asserts in Sun Newspapers

Today, in an important commentary published in the Toronto, Ottawa and Winnipeg Sun newspaper, HonestReporting Canada rang the alarm bell about how France is allowing the state-sanctioned murder of Jews. We know this sounds like hyperbole, but it’s not! Recently, France’s court of appeals ruled, unbelievably, that the brutal murderer of Sarah Halimi, a 65-year-old […]

Canadian Media MIA in Covering Antisemitism in Canada

In the Toronto Sun today, Michael Mostyn, CEO of B’nai Brith Canada, comments that the Canadian media has been completely silent on recent incidents of virulent antisemitism domestically. “How can we truly build a fairer and more equal society when anti-Semitism, the world’s oldest and most pervasive hatred, all too often goes unreported?” said Mostyn. […]

Tarek Fatah Ignores Jewish Indigeneity in Judea and Samaria

It’s praiseworthy that in his syndicated Sun column today, that Tarek Fatah acknowledges Jewish indigeneity in Israel proper, but it’s regrettable that he failed to recognize the indisputable fact that Jews are indigenous to Judea and Samaria (“West Bank”), and have lived there, uninterrupted for over 3,000 years. Jews have legitimate claims to Judea and […]

HRC Combats Misleading Anti-Israel Headline In Toronto Sun

On November 27, the Toronto Sun newspaper published the following Associated Press article and appropriated this misleading anti-Israel headline: HonestReporting Canada responded to this myopic headline and our rebuttal was published by the Sun on December 1: While the article itself was accurate, the headline was appalling. Unfortunately, news headlines are most often what is […]

Canadian Media Depict Israel as the Aggressor Despite Palestinian Rocket Barrage

Where were the Canadian media headlines to explain the true chronology of the recent flare up in violence between Israel and Hamas? As HonestReporting.com points out in its primer of recent hostilities, news coverage commenced only when Israel fired back. As Simon Plosker, HR.com’s Managing Editor notes: “How many times have we witnessed the media […]