What US media is missing in Israel’s war on Gaza…and why it matters | The Listening Post

Freedom of expression is under the gun in the Land of the Free. We look at what media in the United States is missing in Israel’s war on Gaza – and why it matters. Contributors: Noura Erakat – Associate Professor, Rutgers University Abdallah Fayyad – Journalist; Former Member, Boston Globe Editorial Board Alex Kane – Senior Reporter, Jewish Currents Jack Mirkinson – Acting Senior Editor, The Nation On our radar: The vast majority of mainstream outlets in the US are corporate-owned. Nic Muirhead reports on how publicly-funded broadcasters in the Anglosphere are taking heat over their coverage of the Gaza story. ‘India Stands With Israel’: Indo-Israeli relations have been on the upswing for the past few years. And in this war, Indians have been showing their support through posts online, and rants on TV with some disinformation thrown in, to skew how this conflict is understood. Meenakshi Ravi reports. Contributors: Azad Essa – Author, Hostile Homelands; Journalist, Middle East Eye Pooja Chaudhuri – Researcher and Trainer, Bellingcat Swasti Rao – Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ Download AJE Mobile App: https://aje.io/AJEMobile @AljazeeraEnglish #Aljazeeraenglish #News
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