Posts Tagged “Helen Thomas”

Arab American journalists face industry bias

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Arab American journalists face industry bias

Arab American journalists face industry bias Arab American journalists continue to be targeted by racism and discrimination that dominate the mainstream American news media. America’s journalism industry is driven by an unethical and unprofessional growing trend by American media outlets to exclude any voices that are critical of Israel. It’s the main reason why there are so…

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Double standards exist even on hate in Israel

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Double standards exist even on hate in Israel

Double standards exist even on hate in Israel By RAY HANANIA Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the founder of the rightwing Israeli religious Party Shas, died this past week. More than 800,000 Israelis, mostly religious, gathered to commemorate his life work in occupied Jerusalem. He was applauded by nearly every major Israeli political leader and organization, secular…

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2010 Letter to SPJ protesting their political decision to condemn Helen Thomas

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2010 Letter to SPJ protesting their political decision to condemn Helen Thomas

National American Arab Journalists Association www.NAAJA-US.com PO Box 2127, Orland Park, IL., 60462 312-933-9855 RAY HANANIA National Coordinator Dec. 9, 2010 Society of Professional Journalists National Board of Directors Dear Board members: I am writing to urge the board not to take any action to terminate the Helen Thomas Lifetime Achievement Award. The purpose of…

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Juan Williams and the slew of fired journalists

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Juan Williams and the slew of fired journalists By Ray Hanania — Should Juan Williams have been fired for expressing an opinion tinged with racism? I don’t think so. Not that I support racist views. But I do believe strongly in freedom of speech and the tolerance of even the most ugly of comments. 

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06-08-10 Helen Thomas a victim of American media bias

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Helen Thomas a victim of American media bias By Ali Younes –– Truth must be said; Helen Thomas, the 89 years old dean of White House correspondents is more courageous than the president of the United States, and most members of congress, when it comes to speaking the truth about Israeli treatment of the Palestinians, and…

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06-08-10 The lynching of American Arab journalist Helen Thomas

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The lynching of American Arab journalist Helen Thomas By Ray Hanania — Helen Thomas has survived attacks from every president of the United States, from Eisenhower to Obama, but alas, the champion of Middle East truth could not stand up to this country’s fanatically pro-Israeli media and movement. It was an amazing display of what Israel…

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