web analytics
December 29, 2014 / 7 Tevet, 5775
 
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post
8000 meals Celebrate Eight Days of Chanukah – With 8,000 Free Meals Daily to Israel’s Poor

Join Meir Panim’s campaign to “light up” Chanukah for families in need.



Harper Catches Anti-Israel Media Bias Red-Handed

Israel should hire Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper as its ambassador to the world.
anadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper gave a surprise performance palying the piano and singing at an annual event of the Canadian branch of the Jewish National Fund (Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael) attended by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, during Harper's official visit to Israel. Photo by Yossi Zamir/Flash 90

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper exposed anti-Israel media. He also gave a surprise performance playing the piano and singing at an annual event of the Canadian branch of the Jewish National Fund on Tuesday.
Photo Credit: Yossi Zamir/Flash 90

“So if you have half a century of conflict – 47 years, 46 years of conflict – there must be something else that is at the core of this conflict….

“Here’s the core of the conflict, and here is the key to its solution: the core of the conflict is not settlements; the core of the conflict are not the territories; the core of the conflict is not the absence of a Palestinian state. The core of the conflict is the persistent refusal to reconcile to an independent nation-state of the Jewish people.”

Harper’s pro-Israel position, because it is based on normal values that almost every other nation has corrupted, gave Prime Minister Netanyahu the extraordinary opportunity to challenge Canadian media covering Harper’s visit to print the whole truth and not half the truth.

“Since you asked about the settlements, then yes, we’ll deal with it in the course of a final settlement of peace, but no, it is not the core of the conflict,” he declared.

“The core of the conflict is the persistent refusal to accept a Jewish nation-state. That was a summation that you can put in a sound bite, but because of the plethora of distortion and shallowness of this discussion, as Prime Minister Harper has said about the general discussions about Israel, then I put before you a great challenge: put everything I just said in your media.

“If you do that, I will put a hat on and take it off for you.”

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

12 Responses to “Harper Catches Anti-Israel Media Bias Red-Handed”

  1. If, as Netanyahu said, the so-called "settlements" aren't the core of the problem why does it have to be resolved? This is our inheritance, our birthright. We won it back in a defensive war. It was mandated to us in the Treaty of San Remo. What is it the Israeli government doesn't get?

  2. Also what is Netanyahu talking about? He gave away most of Hebron in the Wye Agreement. We need a leader who Satan what he means and means what he says.

  3. Sue Burstein-Kahn says:

    Was the Satan part a typo???SO right in so many ways, if only we believed in Satan.

  4. Hahaha. It was a typo.

  5. I would like to see Canada replace the US as Israel’s chief patron.

  6. Kevin Young says:

    It very well may happen…

  7. Olive Tree says:

    IN order to give even an inch to the Palestinian argument for a separate state you need to be an expert at ignoring history both ancient and modern. I don't even understand why there is a discussion. History votes for Jordan as the Arab/ Palestinian state of record.

  8. Here;s 'the problem'. Palestinians want it ALL. They like the Iranians want Israel and ALL the Jewish people dead and gone….ZERO!!! That's their bottom line. It's been going on for centuries….nothing new.

  9. Jacques Daniel. Very well written Tvzi Ben Gedalyahu. It is not the settlement it is that they want the whole land of Israel. America is helping the Palestinians by her program saying the 1967 condition.

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
Brandeis University junior Khadijah Lynch who tweeted she has "no sympathy" for slain NYPD officers, shown here on "Wake Up With Tayla Andre, "Dec. 24, 2014.
A War of Words (Some More Accurate Than Others) at Brandeis
Latest News Stories
Brandeis University junior Khadijah Lynch who tweeted she has "no sympathy" for slain NYPD officers, shown here on "Wake Up With Tayla Andre, "Dec. 24, 2014.

Free speech for haters but not for those who quote the haters, according to Brandeis students.

Future guard? Arab child with Hamas headband aims toy rifle on the Temple Mount after prayers in the Al Aqsa mosque.

Once again, Hamas has produced a bunch of dung about Israel’s activities on — and under — the Temple Mount. Do Arabs really believe it?

The terrorists who firfebombed a public bus in 1988 mixed glue with the gasoline to make sure the victims would suffer maximum pain

A Jerusalem family was stunned Saturday night by a firebomb igniting a blaze on their balcony.

IDF Paratroopers training at the IDF Tze'elim base.

Israeli military intelligence makes its predictions for 2015, but this year is not like other years.

He thanked Avigdor Liberman for the years of working together, and added that he will help with the elections.

Her condition remains serious but stable.

80% of Israelis have WhatsApp, and 70% believe they can’t live without the app.

Israel is extending the land barrier on the northern border  to reach undersea, west of Rosh HaNIkra to stop Hezbollah terrorist divers from trying to infiltrate into Israel The censor has barred publishing the length of the barrier, designed to stop Hezbollah divers, submarines and swimmers. Israel also has built an undersea barrier off the […]

Egypt gives the Jews a reminder not to go back there.

A ruling against the law will throw the elections into another 30-ring circus.

Another Malaysian airplane has disappeared mid-flight.

Arab terrorists have released a “How to kill a Jew” video, and its going viral.

A large hole was cut in the security fence.

More Articles from Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu
The Pirate Party might have better chance of entering the Knesset if the Supreme Court strikes down a law that requires a winning party to gain at least 3.25 percent of the votes.

A ruling against the law will throw the elections into another 30-ring circus.

Arab terrorists have released a “How to kill a Jew” video, and its going viral.

Where is the Boycott Movement when we need them?

The condition of Ayala Shapira has slightly improved, but her life still is in danger.

Gov. Mike Pence celebrated Christmas in Israel and staked his credentials for a possible run at the presidency.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/harper-catches-anti-israel-media-bias-red-handed/2014/01/21/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: