Thursday, June 29, 2017

Misstatements, exaggerations, false analogies, misleading generalizations, etc.

Ha'aretz, one of Israel's independent daily newspapers, offers news coverage of domestic and international affairs. It has a journalistic staff of about 330 reporters, writers and editors, and a daily circulation of  75,000.

JUNE 28, 2017
Haaretz (Again) Corrects Inflated Rafah Casualty Figure

JUNE 12, 2017
Hebrew Haaretz Says What English Won't: Islamic Jihad Man Was Target of Fatal Strike

JUNE 4, 2017
These Are Your Journalists, Haaretz

MAY 24, 2017
Haaretz's Three-Part Western Wall Error

MAY 14, 2017
In English, Haaretz Upgrades Hamas' New Document to New 'Charter'

MARCH 26, 2017
Basil Al-Araj, Terror Activist or Young Intellectual? Haaretz's Changing Story

MARCH 19, 2017
Who Is Most Targeted in America? Muslims or Jews? Haaretz Corrects

JANUARY 25, 2017
Haaretz Corrects: Bedouin Driver Killing of Cop Not Just A 'Police Claim'

JANUARY 11, 2017
Twice Lost, Then Found, in Haaretz Translation: Hamas Exploitation of Gaza Cancer Patients

DECEMBER 14, 2016
AFP, Haaretz Amend Reference to Syrian, Palestinian Flag

NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Amiram Goldblum's Numbers Don't Add Up

NOVEMBER 1, 2016
After Palestinian Attack, Haaretz Fixes 'Lost in Translation'

NOVEMBER 1, 2016
Sayed Kashua's Revisionism: 1948 and 2016

SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Gideon Levy Underscores Dubious Claims by Father of Terrorist

SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Flailing Haaretz Lashes Out At CAMERA

AUGUST 12, 2016
Israel's Globes Covers Haaretz's Translation Problems

JULY 10, 2016
Haaretz Omits Critical Information on New Police Regulations

JULY 6, 2016
Bogus Page-One Haaretz Headline: 'Donors Halt Funds' to Ben-Gurion University (Updated)

JUNE 23, 2016
Israel Recycles Water, Amira Hass Recycles False Water Charges

JUNE 19, 2016
Haaretz's Amira Hass Sweeps Away the Facts

MAY 2, 2016
Under Fire for Bias, Haaretz Editor Aluf Benn Lashes Out, Errs on Facts

APRIL 18, 2016
Distorted Haaretz English Translations On Israeli Public Agenda

MARCH 30, 2016
Haaretz Again Corrects on Mohammed Al Dura

MARCH 9, 2016
Haaretz Corrects Latest Skewed Translation

FEBRUARY 28, 2016
Haaretz Corrects Erroneous Headline on U.S. Conviction of Rasmieh Odeh

FEBRUARY 16, 2016
Haaretz Corrects Misinformation on Knesset Session About Biased Media Coverage

JANUARY 27, 2016
Haaretz Covers Up For Palestinian Prisoner Mohammed al-Qiq

JANUARY 27, 2016
Accusing Others of Dishonest Language, Beinart Distorts an Ambassador's Words

JANUARY 25, 2016
Haaretz Legal Follies

JANUARY 3, 2016
Haaretz's Bogus Book 'Ban'

DECEMBER 27, 2015
Haaretz Corrects Mistranslation About Eritrean's Death

DECEMBER 15, 2015
Haaretz: Incitement to Kidnap Soldiers is "Political Activism"

NOVEMBER 18, 2015
Haaretz Corrects: Bill Doesn't Call For Jailing 12-Year-Olds

NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Jewish Agency's Yigal Palmor Slams Media Accounts of Aleppo 'Rescue'

SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
Incitement over Temple Mount Leads to Palestinian Violence, Again

Haaretz Retracts Conspiracy Theory About Syrian Patients in Israel

AUGUST 24, 2015
Did Avi Dichter Call For Separate Roads for Jews, Arabs? Haaretz Corrects

AUGUST 5, 2015
Haaretz's Gideon Levy Chooses a Classical Antisemitic Trope

JULY 16, 2015
Malakhi Moshe Rosenfeld Is Latest Victim of Haaretz Translators

JULY 14, 2015
CAMERA Prompts Haaretz Correction of Inflated Palestinian Casualties Figure

JULY 13, 2015
In Haaretz's English Edition, Many More Palestinians Were Killed

MAY 3, 2015
Gideon Levy's Swimming Pool Falsehood Resurfaces

APRIL 27, 2015
AP, Haaretz Run Temple Mount Correction. Ynet, Israel Hayom Don't

APRIL 14, 2015
Haaretz's Gideon Levy Spreads His Anti-Israel Poison Abroad

MARCH 8, 2015
Mughayyir Mosque 'Arson' Story Flares Up Again

FEBRUARY 25, 2015
Haaretz Corrects Headlines on Unruly Israir Passengers

JANUARY 27, 2015
Kobi Niv Dubs All Israelis Racist, Misses Praise for Lassana Bathily

JANUARY 12, 2015
In Hebrew, Haaretz Clarifies Regarding Rafah Casualties

JANUARY 5, 2015
Party Time: Fatah's Founding Myth

JANUARY 4, 2015
Haaretz Corrects "Lost in Translation" on Mosque Fire

DECEMBER 16, 2014
Backdraft: Some Media Outlets Backtrack on Mosque 'Arson'

NOVEMBER 25, 2014
Zvi Bar'el, Meet Israel's Founding Document

OCTOBER 26, 2014
Haaretz Partially Corrects Article on "Settler Attacks" on Al Aqsa

JUNE 22, 2014
Haaretz Corrects: Sde Avraham Not a 'Settlement'

JUNE 9, 2014
Haaretz, Al Jazeera Go Racist

MAY 20, 2014
Haaretz Corrects: Palestinian Grove Wasn't 'Torched'

MAY 19, 2014
Haaretz Advocacy Journalism and Lag B'Omer Bonfires

MAY 13, 2014
Economist's Nicolas Pelham Deceives About Christians

MAY 11, 2014
CAMERA Prompts Haaretz Correction on Netanyahu Quote

MAY 5, 2014
Haaretz Bungles Headlines on Netanyahu's Nation-State Remarks

APRIL 28, 2014
CAMERA Prompts Haaretz Correction on West Bank Barrier

APRIL 23, 2014
In Ha'aretz, Western Wall Errors, and a Correction

APRIL 9, 2014
Ha'aretz Pulls Tendentious, Plagiarized FIFA Story

APRIL 8, 2014
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Western Wall

MARCH 12, 2014
Ha'aretz Corrects Jewish State Error

MARCH 3, 2014
Just the Facts: Stripping Down Ha'aretz Coverage on Airport Search

FEBRUARY 26, 2014
Ha'aretz Veers Off Course on Israel Ports Story

FEBRUARY 20, 2014
Ha'aretz Corrects: Black Students Enrolled in Herzilya Center

FEBRUARY 15, 2014
Amira Hass, Ha'aretz Publish False Water Charges

FEBRUARY 11, 2014
UPDATED: False Charge of 'Palestinian Kids in Cages' Lives On in Australian Documentary

JANUARY 5, 2014
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Corrections on Ethiopians' Contraception

JANUARY 1, 2014
At End of 2013, Ha'aretz Drops Ball on Depo-Provera Story

DECEMBER 25, 2013
Ha'aretz Headline: Where Disputed Arab Claims Come True

DECEMBER 24, 2013
The Samer Issawi Test

DECEMBER 22, 2013
Bogus Bus Boycott

DECEMBER 10, 2013
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Mandela Visit

DECEMBER 9, 2013
Meet the Ramahis, Family of 'Peace'

DECEMBER 5, 2013
Presspectiva Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on EU Plan

OCTOBER 29, 2013
Ha'aretz on Prisoners: A Correction, and An Error

OCTOBER 24, 2013
Rihanna, Ha'aretz and Palestine

OCTOBER 20, 2013
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Gaza Imports

OCTOBER 1, 2013
Journalists Trip Over Gaza-Bound Construction Materials

SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
After Iranian Twitter Posts, Excitement Overcomes Nuance

JULY 1, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects: Netanyahu, Kerry Met in Jerusalem, Not Tel Aviv

JULY 1, 2013
Ha'aretz's Laor in Denial on Prisoner Releases

JUNE 16, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects: Rape Victim Was Israeli, Not Palestinian

JUNE 11, 2013
Ha'aretz Manipulates Child Casualty Figures

MAY 22, 2013
13-Year Controversy Over Al Dura Incident Continues

MAY 16, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects: No Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

MAY 12, 2013
Ha'aretz in English: Jews Can Pray on the Temple Mount

MAY 12, 2013
Ha'aretz, But Not AFP, Publishes Correction On Israeli Stone-Throwers

MAY 7, 2013
AFP Misidentifies Israeli Stone-Throwers as Palestinian

APRIL 24, 2013
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Prisoner Samer Issawi

APRIL 7, 2013
Weekend Roundup of Ha'aretz Errors

APRIL 5, 2013
CAMERA Elicits Ha'aretz Clarification on Settlements

APRIL 4, 2013
CAMERA Prompts Corrections on Gideon Levy Column

APRIL 2, 2013
Injured Toddler, Soldiers Lost in Ha'aretz Translation

MARCH 19, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects: Palestine Not Full-Fledged U.N. Member

MARCH 12, 2013
Updated: Ha'aretz Upgrades 'Palestine' to Full U.N. Member

MARCH 10, 2013
Ha'aretz Headline Errs on Australian Report About Zygier

MARCH 7, 2013
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Ethiopian Birth Control Story

MARCH 3, 2013
Updated: Weekend Roundup of Ha'aretz, Lost in Translation

FEBRUARY 27, 2013
Updated: CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Palestinian Prisoners

FEBRUARY 21, 2013
Collective Punishment of Ha'aretz Readers

FEBRUARY 19, 2013
Updated: Neglected Facts About Hunger-Striking Samer Issawi

FEBRUARY 7, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects E-1, Gaza Errors

FEBRUARY 3, 2013
Israeli Outlets Foment Demonization With Sloppy Journalism

FEBRUARY 3, 2013
Whose Land? Ha'aretz Distorts Eli Land's Status

JANUARY 27, 2013
Ha'aretz Corrects: Gazan's Death Was Disputed

JANUARY 20, 2013
Guardian Corrects: Israel Didn't Violate Injunction. Why won't Ha'aretz?

JANUARY 16, 2013
Updated: Killed (by Israel) in Translation: Ha'aretz's 'Tailor-Made' English Content

JANUARY 15, 2013
Ha'aretz's 'Tailor-Made' English Content Wrong Again

JANUARY 9, 2013
In Exclusive Interview, Former Ha'aretz Editor Traces Paper's Decline

DECEMBER 29, 2012
CAMERA Top Ten MidEast Media Mangles of 2012

DECEMBER 18, 2012
Another Front-Page Gaffe at Ha'aretz

NOVEMBER 29, 2012
Ha'aretz Corrects Article Wrongly Blaming Israel for Boy's Death

NOVEMBER 28, 2012
Ha'aretz Lost in Translation: Whitewashing a Stabbing

NOVEMBER 4, 2012
Former Ha'aretz Editor Marmari Speaks Out on 'Apartheid' Poll Scandal

OCTOBER 29, 2012
In Today's 'Apology,' Gideon Levy Just Doesn't Get It

OCTOBER 28, 2012
Will Inquiry Follow Ha'aretz 'Apartheid' Clarification?

OCTOBER 25, 2012
Ha'aretz's Apartheid Campaign Against Israel

OCTOBER 23, 2012
Minority Report: Akiva Eldar Responds

OCTOBER 17, 2012
With Akiva Eldar, the Facts Are a Minority

SEPTEMBER 21, 2012
Attack on Christian Housing Project in Jerusalem Ignored

At Ha'aretz, English Translation Takes a Beating

JULY 16, 2012
Ha'aretz Allegation of War Crime Unfounded

JUNE 29, 2012
Presspectiva Editor-in-Chief Published in Ha'aretz

JUNE 20, 2012
Ha'aretz Rocket Remix

MAY 30, 2012
Haaretz, Lost in Translation

MAY 20, 2012
UPDATED: Ha'aretz's Conflicting 'Nakba' Headlines: Clashes or Quiet?

MAY 20, 2012
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on 'Nakba Day' Clash

MAY 13, 2012
Ha'aretz Corrects 'Nakba Law' Lost in Translation

MAY 9, 2012
Updated: The Samouni Case in Ha'aretz: Picture of Contradictions

MAY 1, 2012
Amira Hass and the Activists of Nabi Saleh

MARCH 26, 2012
Ha'aretz 'Lost in Translation' Corrected

JANUARY 1, 2012
Ha'aretz and the Christmas Siege That Wasn't

JANUARY 1, 2012
Ha'aretz's Sefi Rachlevsky Fabricates Rabbinic Ruling

DECEMBER 12, 2011
Amira Hass' Water Woes

OCTOBER 9, 2011
Presspectiva Prompts Correction on Ha'aretz Op-Ed About Anatot Violence

OCTOBER 2, 2011
Akiva Eldar, Who Is Lying?

SEPTEMBER 25, 2011
Updated: English Ha'aretz Covers Up Palestinian Violence

SEPTEMBER 19, 2011
Media Ignore Ha'aretz Report on Israeli Flexibility

AUGUST 26, 2011
Ha'aretz Corrects Articles Blaming IDF Fire for Egyptian Fatalities

AUGUST 5, 2011
Would-Be Flotilla Participant Poses as Jew in Ha'aretz

JULY 17, 2011
Ha'aretz Corrects: Palestinian 'Civilian' Fatality Was Actually Hamas

JULY 10, 2011
CAMERA/Presspectiva Rebuts Yael Sternhell in Ha'aretz

JULY 3, 2011
Gideon Levy's Distorted Discourse

JUNE 29, 2011
Amira Hass Spouts Vitriol on the CBC

JUNE 23, 2011
Gideon Levy Adrift in His Alternate Reality

MAY 17, 2011
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction on Al Dura

MARCH 31, 2011
Israeli Ambassador Slams Gideon Levy

MARCH 14, 2011
Ha'aretz Buries Fogel Funeral

JANUARY 18, 2011
Ha'aretz Gets Little Right on 'Little Kotel'

JANUARY 17, 2011
CAMERA Prompts Ha'aretz Correction: Palestinians in Silwan Building Illegally

DECEMBER 15, 2010
Presspectiva Editor Yishai Goldflam Criticizes Ha'aretz's Yossi Sarid

NOVEMBER 30, 2010
Israel's English-Language Media, AFP, Selectively Report on Israeli Poll

NOVEMBER 9, 2010
Ha'aretz Corrects Headline on Hamas Casualties

NOVEMBER 1, 2010
Colleague Takes Gideon Levy to Task

SEPTEMBER 28, 2010
Ha'aretz, Margaret Atwood, Fabricate Allegation of Child Deaths

New Year, New Precedent: Ha'aretz Corrects

AUGUST 29, 2010
Ha'aretz Repeats 'Jewish-Only Apartheid Roads' Canard

AUGUST 23, 2010
How to Distort the News, In Hebrew

JULY 28, 2010
Haaretz: Amira Hass' Ideological Agenda Trumps Journalistic Integrity

MAY 17, 2010
Report on Palestinian Incitement? Ha'aretz Has More Pressing Concerns

MAY 12, 2010
Update/Correction: Akiva Eldar, Mearsheimer's Righteous Jewish Source for Misinformation

APRIL 21, 2010
Journalists Buy Falsehoods on Gaza Shipments

MARCH 25, 2010
Ha'aretz Invents Dershowitz Drama

MARCH 23, 2010
Akiva Eldar Clueless in Jerusalem

MARCH 10, 2010
Ha'aretz Flubs the Facts on Arabs in the Knesset

FEBRUARY 1, 2010
Cloud of Questions Over Ha'aretz's White Phosphorous Story

NOVEMBER 24, 2009
Ha'aretz's Ode to an 'Apartheid Road'

OCTOBER 21, 2009
Amira Hass, the Samouni Family, and the Pursuit of Truth

OCTOBER 2, 2009
Ha'aretz's Gideon Levy: Israel Should be Thankful for Goldstone Report

MAY 19, 2009
Ha'aretz Senseless on Gaza

MARCH 27, 2009
Charges of IDF "Wanton Killing" Crumble

FEBRUARY 4, 2009
The McGirk Affair: Claims of Cold-Blooded Executions Not Credible

JANUARY 20, 2009
Ha'aretz's Levy Fuels Anti-Israel Distortions -- In Croatia

DECEMBER 31, 2008
Pulse on Gaza's Medical Situation

DECEMBER 22, 2008
Ha'aretz Radical Mainstreamed in LAT

NOVEMBER 17, 2008
Hass, Back From Leave, Still Out to Lunch

NOVEMBER 4, 2008
Ha'aretz Tales on Building Permits Grow Taller

OCTOBER 6, 2008
Levy Blinded in Days of Awe

MAY 7, 2008
Ha'aretz Columnist Sacrifices Truth to Show IDF "Wrongdoing"

MAY 4, 2008
UPDATED: 'Last Refuge,' Latest Falsehood

APRIL 18, 2008
CAMERA Translates Letter from Israeli Author Slamming Ha'aretz

FEBRUARY 17, 2008
Ha'aretz Prints Hamas Op-Ed Full of Falsehoods

DECEMBER 26, 2007
Ha'aretz Editor Urges U.S. to "Rape" Israel

JUNE 18, 2007
Farewell to the Minister of Disinformation, Mustafa Barghouti

JANUARY 29, 2007
UPDATED: Al Dura Reprise

NOVEMBER 27, 2006
False Claim by Abbas Goes Unchallenged

SEPTEMBER 25, 2006
Ha'aretz's 'Quiet' Myth

SEPTEMBER 21, 2006
Gideon Levy's Hot Air on Prisoner Releases

AUGUST 20, 2006
Yitzhak Laor Pushes Land Lies in Ha'aretz

JULY 26, 2006
NPR and IHT Corrected. Will Ha'aretz?

JULY 5, 2006
Ha'aretz Again Fails to Correct Error

MARCH 9, 2006
Ha'aretz's Eldar Wrong on Gaza Hothouses

FEBRUARY 6, 2006
Ha'aretz's Hass Scolds Hamas' Haniyeh

NOVEMBER 30, 2005
UPDATED: Ha'aretz Indifferent to Journalistic Norms

OCTOBER 20, 2005
BACKGROUNDER on Professor Ilan Pappé: When Ideology Trumps Scholarship

JULY 12, 2005
UPDATED: AP Corrects: Blair Didn't Link Israel, Bombings

JUNE 30, 2005
No Excuse for Ha'aretz Gaza Population Error

APRIL 19, 2005
Updated: The "Contiguity" Double Standard

APRIL 18, 2005
‘Honor Killing’ or Robbery?

APRIL 4, 2005
Ha'aretz Inaccurately Reports on Garbage Dump

MARCH 21, 2005
BBC and Ha'aretz Journalist Whitewash Palestinian Incitement

MARCH 13, 2005
Ha'aretz Gives Hanan Ashrawi a Makeover

FEBRUARY 28, 2005
Ha'aretz Keeps 'Quiet'

FEBRUARY 18, 2005
BBC Admits to Mistakes, Apologizes

FEBRUARY 6, 2005
Ha’aretz Refuses to Correct Prominent Front Page Error

FEBRUARY 1, 2005
Ha'aretz Feature Explores Media Monitoring

JANUARY 31, 2005
Ha'aretz Prints CAMERA Letter, But No Correction

NOVEMBER 27, 2004
CAMERA Column: Fast and Loose with Facts at Ha'aretz

AUGUST 6, 2001
Ha’aretz Fuels Anti-Israel Bias