How bad are the media?

How bad do you think the media are when covering Israel?

Hold that thought.

Now read this extract from an article by journalist David Akin in the Toronto Sun:

JERUSALEM — Sometimes reporters just don’t get it.

Heck, I’m a reporter and I’m the first to admit that.

But at a joint press conference here Tuesday, Canada’s Stephen Harper and Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu essentially teamed up to say that, when it comes to politics in the Middle East, reporters just don’t get it.

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