US Media Bias, Human Rights, and the Hamas Government in Gaza

US Media Bias, Human Rights, and the Hamas Government in Gaza By Janeen Rashmawi, Nelson Calderon, Sarah Maddox, Christina Long, Andrew Hobbs, and Peter Phillips The words “Palestinians” or “Hamas” are translated into “terrorists” and “violence” in the minds of many people in the United States. This translation did not simply appear on its own.  […]

US Press Coverage of Gaza Conflict Echoes Official US Policy

An Inter Press Service story over last weekend illustrated the degree of bias in US coverage of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. The report claimed, “In addition to disproportionate official representation, the grave disparity in casualties between the two sides was usually played down or not mentioned at all by newscasters. Nearly 1,300 Palestinians and 13 Israelis […]

UN General Assembly President Accuses Israel of Genocide

Being a Jew and someone who has studied WWII, the mere thought that there may be a possibility Israel is oppressing and killing innocent people to a point where the term “Genocide” is being used, makes me sick to my stomach.  The Israeli media machine is not helping this issue either. Telling the UN to […]