Tag Archives: BBC

Inconsistent BBC

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

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Biased BBC

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.

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BBC finds a carpenter at Christmas

Predictable The BBC locates a Bethlehem [shepherd] carpenter whose business isn’t doing well this year. It’s the fault of the [Jews] wall.

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Paranoia

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.

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Did you see that?

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

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The BBC in concert

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

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Written in Cement

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

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I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream

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

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Historical carve-up

Owen Bennett-Jones carves up Middle East history Sometimes looking at relationships in the Middle East is like watching Game of Thrones (without the gratuitous nudity). One needs a guide. This isn’t it. There are enough dubious facts and Israel obsessions … Continue reading

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War minus the shooting

The BBC and half a story (yet again). One must wonder how the current corruption charges in FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) will effect the recent moves by the Palestinian Authority’s Football Association under the leadership of convicted terrorist Jibril … Continue reading

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