Saturday, February 11, 2012
Update at 8:30 PST:we just received the names of the four journalists that were fired:
Moshe Cohen,editor,fired on january
It is likely to provoke a wave of shock and indignation within the North American media industry,and it certainly will not calm down the controversy over the pro-palestinian CNN treatment of the conflict.
What goes beyond good management is that CNN has fired four Israeli Jewish journalists (out of a crew of 8),and has retained only Arab journalists. Where,until now,CNN always sent a Jewish and an Arab journalist to cover information,now there will be only an Arab journalist. The local chief editor of the News Chanel is now Arabic.
30,10 years with CNN.
Izi Landberg,Producer,about 25 years with CNN,fired on January 30.
Avi Kaner cameraman fired on january 30,10 years with CNN.
Michal Zippori desk producer,situation still unclear.
The media scandal that you are about to read was revealed to us by a totally reliable source.