Tag Archives: BBC
How the BBC prepares us for the Paris Peace Conference Yolande Knell displays her ‘half a story’ cred. Fisking Can Paris summit save fading two-state solution?
Here are some screengrabs from BBC coverage of the funeral of Shimon Peres z”l. Check them out before they slip into the Internet ether, never to be seen again, except by those who know where to look.
BBC hypocrisy in action BBC emphasises a Jewish criminal’s religion. It would never do so with a Muslim terrorist. The BBC leans over backwards not to mention the ROP when they commit crimes in the name of religion but has … Continue reading
Israelis charged The BBC starting the year as they ended it — with half a story. They don’t have to straight-out lie to show bias. They have all tricks of semantics, positioning and omission to do it for them.
Predictable The BBC locates a Bethlehem [shepherd] carpenter whose business isn’t doing well this year. It’s the fault of the [Jews] wall.
It isn’t paranoia when someone is really trying to kill you Paranoia deepens wedge between Israelis and Palestinians There are many dubious points, as always, in anything Connolly reports.
Action item Lebrecht has removed the offending graphic (see The BBC in concert) and I have been called a liar and conspiracy monger for claiming it was clearly labelled as antisemitic caricature. If one of you followed the link to the … Continue reading
What is it with the Proms? The inclusion of a nasty caricature of Hungarian violinist, academic, conductor and composer, Leopold Auer (1845 – 1930) in the BBC summer concert festival raised a short lived storm. The BBC apologised. “We’re sorry to anyone who was … Continue reading
Why is Gaza reconstruction so slow? Let me count the ways How many BBC foreign correspondents does it take to change a light-bulb? None. The light-bulb is only broken if their favoured sources tell them that it is. Five Minutes for … Continue reading
The ice-cream maker of Gaza Roger Hearing‘s piece. The ice-cream maker of Gaza could be written off if it was only yet another BBC magazine colour piece designed to show spunky Gazans (aren’t they all?) creatively surviving. but does that excuse him and the … Continue reading