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Daniel Pomerantz is Senior Editor of HonestReporting.

ARTICLES BY: Daniel Pomerantz


September 7, 2018 10:38 am
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A BDS Lesson in Dishonesty

In a 2,000-word diatribe in The New York Times, Joesph Levine, a philosophy professor and a member of the Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) Academic...

August 3, 2018 2:39 pm
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The New York Times’ Myths About Israel as a Jewish State

In any debate, opinions must be based on factual reality, not myths. As a professional obligation, The New York Times must pay attention when it...

May 30, 2018 9:57 am
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60 Minutes and the Illusion of Balance

There is a persistent myth in journalism that speaking to at least one person on “both sides”of an issue creates a balanced, accurate, and informative...

March 20, 2018 12:28 pm
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Why Is ‘Washington Post’ Author Defending Palestinian Terror Payments?

What is the Palestinian Martyrs Fund? Is it a reward for terrorists -- or a system of social welfare for those in genuine need? A Washington Post...

February 15, 2018 4:07 pm
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Is Refusing Israeli Help Worth a Drought?

Is refusing Israeli help worth a drought? According to South Africa’s Rumana Akoob, writing in the Daily Vox and Mail & Guardian, the answer is (apparently): yes. It’s a horrible...

February 6, 2018 1:11 pm
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A Media Platform for Anti-Israel Bias

NOTE: Since publication of the critique below, much of the Newsweek editorial staff has been fired, and there is speculation that the publication might close entirely. Newsweek...

January 26, 2018 3:04 pm
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The New York Times on Israel’s ‘Biological’ Racism

In the pages of The New York Times, columnist Roger Cohen concludes that Israel is a racist country. His logic? Shuhada, a road within Hebron -- a particularly violent area in the...

Culture

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...

Features

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...

World

US Ready to Resume North Korea Talks, Seeks Denuclearization by 2021

The United States said it was ready to resume talks with North Korea after Pyongyang pledged on Wednesday to dismantle its key missile facilities and suggested it would close its...

Israel

Israeli Police Thwart Arab Terrorism in Jerusalem on Yom Kippur

JNS.org - An attempted stabbing attack was thwarted on the night of Yom Kippur by Israeli police in Jerusalem. Just after the beginning of the holiday at 7 pm, a 26-year-old man...

Middle East

Russia, Turkey Still Working on Idlib Deal but Optimistic: UN

Russia and Turkey told a weekly meeting of the UN Syria humanitarian taskforce in Geneva on Thursday that they were still working out the details of their plan to avert...

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