It’s a simple question really: is objectivity even remotely possible when reporting on the Middle East? Or is it simply that only pathological liars, idiots, racists and jihad supporters are involuntarily drawn to practise their peculiar brand of “journalism” in the Middle East? Richard Goldstone is not the only liar in the business when it […]
Britain’s BBC is not exactly renowned for being an avid supporter of Israel. It’s not even known for showing empathy regarding Britain’s own Jewish population. Yet listen here to an objective BBC report on the new anti-Semitism in Sweden. The new Swedish anti-Semitism is spelled “Islamism”. The vast majority of Swedish Muslims may well be […]
Gazan returns from the dead, but the BBC barely acknowledges this remarkable event. The BBC has even less to say about Muslim atrocities that leave almost 100 people dead in one weekend.
The history of biased BBC reporting on the Arab-Israeli conflict has seldom been paralleled by anything as offensively prejudiced as John Simpson’s piece. The epitome of his strong anti-Israel bias can be seen not least in his use of the age-old tactic of reversing events and timelines. He writes that “by the spring an Israeli […]
Listening to Jeremy Bowen reporting from Jerusalem on the Gaza pullout (18th August, 6 o’clock news), it was hard to tell if he has a short memory or is simply yet another of these journalists whose personal political agenda gets in the way of his profession.Mr Bowen stated categorically that there were two laws governing […]
On Tuesday the world witnessed yet another atrocity perpetrated by young British Muslims against innocent civilians and non-combatants, following in the footsteps of actions such as the attack against the USS Cole, the beheading of Daniel Pearl and the attempted shoe-bombing of a civilian airliner. Yet the BBC continues its highly one-sided reporting as though […]