Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seen through the view-finder of a video camera. (AP/Se bastian Scheiner)
The Spin War

Media Cover-up: Shielding Israel As a Matter of Policy

Unfair media coverage is not fueled by the simplistic notion of ‘clever Israel, imprudent Arabs’. Western media is actively involved in shielding Israel and enhancing its diminishing brand, while painstakingly demolishing the image of Israel’s enemies.