Sunday, November 5, 2017

Reuters’ Skewed Neutrality: Israel Made Them Do It - by Sheri Oz

...Why, oh why, do we Israelis (Jews?) refuse to stop defending ourselves and let the world, and Reuters, go on its merry neutral way?

Sheri Oz..
Israel Diaries..
05 November '17..

Serious news media work hard to appear to maintain proper journalistic standards. Reuters is no exception, and their website says they have values. Reuters claims to have standards. Here is a relevant statement of such, in their own words, something they call the Trust Principles:

That the integrity, independence and freedom from bias of Thomson Reuters shall at all times be fully preserved;

But Israel seems to provide unfair challenges to the best attempts of news outlets to live up to these stated goals. I want to question whether Reuters manages to maintain their own standards, examining one particular article: Death toll from strike on Gaza tunnel this week rises to 12

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