Saudi Arabia to Establish Ties With Israel?; Peace, the Final Frontier: Jerusalem, Abu Dhabi to Launch Joint Space Mission

The administration of US President Joe Biden is discussing with Saudi Arabia the possibility of normalizing relations with Israel by joining the Abraham Accords, Israeli media reported. White House National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan raised the issue last month in Riyadh during a meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS), according to American […]

Palestinians Acquire Millions of Vaccines, Kick off Booster Campaign: Are Media Not Covering Story Because Israel Can’t Be Blamed?

Are stories about the Palestinian struggle against COVID-19 only newsworthy when Israel can somehow be blamed for their predicament? Our analysis confirms, once again, that this twisted logic seemingly prevails in newsrooms around the globe. Some eight weeks ago, Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh stated his intention to inoculate healthcare workers and high-risk populations in the […]

#IsraeliWednesday: HonestReporting’s New Social Media Campaign Generating Immediate Public Attention

HonestReporting is pleased to announce the launch of its newest campaign, #IsraeliWednesday. Every Wednesday, we upload special content for our followers to share on social media in order to generate worldwide impact. This includes infographics, trending news stories, petitions and tweets that help spread the word that Israelis are also involved in global conversations. Check […]

Abraham Accords in Action: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Invites Israeli PM for Historic Visit; Israel Ramping Up Preparations for Possible Strike Against Iranian Nuke Facilities; British Parliament Goes Kosher

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan has invited Prime Minister Naftali Bennett for an official visit to the United Arab Emirates. The invitation was extended by UAE Ambassador to Israel Mohamed Al Khaja, who met Bennett at the Prime Minister’s Office in Jerusalem on Tuesday. During the meeting, also attended by Bahraini Ambassador […]

University of Illinois at Chicago Grapples With Antisemitism as Students for Justice in Palestine Foments Hatred

This continues our series examining rising antisemitism and anti-Israel sentiment on college campuses in the United States. Founded in 1965, the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) prides itself on being one of the most diverse campuses in the United States, highlighting its welcoming of large numbers of students from multi-ethnic backgrounds for whom English is […]

LA Times, Washington Post Cite American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee as ‘Civil Rights Group’ While Omitting its Support for Racist BDS Movement Against Israel

A recent piece in The Los Angeles Times refers to the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) as a “civil rights organization formed in 1980 to combat anti-Arab stereotypes in US media while promoting balanced reporting on Middle Eastern affairs.” What The Los Angeles Times and other media outlets have failed to report is that the ADC […]

Israel Marks 26 Years Since Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin; IDF Official: Hezbollah Could Launch2,500 Rockets Daily

A number of memorial events are being held on Monday to mark the 26th anniversary according to the Hebrew calendar of the assassination of former Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin. President Isaac Herzog, Defense Minister Benny Gantz, Supreme Court Judge Anat Baron and Vice Knesset (Parliament) Speaker Eitan Ginsburg will attend an annual commemoration called […]

Holocaust, Buried: Is The New York Times Ignoring Growing Persecution of Jews… Again?

How did The New York Times report on the Nazi genocide of some six million Jews during World War II? This question is especially pertinent given that the news organization has apparently ignored the current historic rates of antisemitism in the United States. In addition, the NYT recently published a fawning obituary of the mastermind […]

How Media Reviews Enable Cinema to be Used as Vehicle for Palestinian Propaganda

When Linda Sarsour recently tweeted about Palestinian films and documentaries arriving on Netflix, her choice of words was telling: “Educate yourself,” she told her followers. “Learn about the Palestinian experience.” Not a word about Palestinian culture, cuisine, architecture, music or family drama. Sarsour summarised the function of Palestinian cinema as showing viewers about “the Palestinian […]