Worst of the Media’s Decades-Long, Anti­se­mit­ic Hamas PR Cam­paign

Worst of the Media’s Decades-Long, Antisemitic Hamas PR Campaign

Mere hours after Hamas mil­i­tants began their whole­sale slaugh­ter of inno­cent Israelis on Sat­ur­day, the media were already gear­ing up to excuse the mass mur­der. And while we cer­tain­ly have seen some appalling takes from these lib­er­al news net­works in the past few days, it’s worth recall­ing that the media have a long and dis­turb­ing record of dis­miss­ing Pales­tin­ian vio­lence against the Jew­ish peo­ple.
The left-wing media view the Israeli-Pales­tin­ian con­flict through a pseu­do-Marx­ist fram­ing, in which Israel is cast as the cru­el and racist oppres­sor while the Pales­tini­ans are the oppressed minor­i­ty sub­ju­gat­ed by a hos­tile regime. As a result, jour­nal­ists at these net­works think of vio­lence by Pales­tini­ans as the “voice of the unheard,” and there­fore they endeav­or to excuse it.
We’ve put …