Tell U.S. Media to Fix Its Palestine Coverage

We have four simple demands for U.S. mainstream media outlets to help fix their broken coverage of Palestine. (Some outlets, of course, are less biased than others.) Add your name below before we deliver this petition to U.S. mainstream media:

1. Include the voices of Palestinian rights activists and peace activists, both from Palestine and from the United States.

2. Include the stories of Palestinian victims and their friends and loved ones.

3. Use the active voice. If the Israeli military kills someone, say so. Don't say that Palestinians died, or "died in clashes," and leave the cause of death a mystery to be discovered through careful reading of later paragraphs.

4. Provide appropriate context so that those you are informing of the latest violence know that Israel forcibly removed Palestinians from their homes in 1948 and through the 1967 war, that Israel today illegally occupies and blockades Palestinians, that Israel holds many Palestinian political prisoners, that Israel receives billions of dollars in free high-tech weaponry from the United States every year, and that none of these things is true for the other "side" of the "conflict."

1-25 of 10441 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
10441 7 months ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA
10440 1 year ago Alison Weir Richmond, CA
10439 1 year ago Madeline Bogen Manhattan, KS
10438 1 year ago Darren Mitton Danielsville, GA
10437 1 year ago Laura Chinofsky Southampton, PA
10436 2.2 years ago Anonymous Bennettsville, SC
10435 2.7 years ago Christopher Dunham Feasterville, PA
10434 2.9 years ago Mariam Tayob Johannesburg , ot Not an American but totally support your call for more coverage of the Palestinian People, not only US MSM, but Internationally, especially including Middle East media
10433 2.9 years ago Anonymous Silver Spring , MD
10432 2.9 years ago Jason Miller Arlington, VA
10431 2.9 years ago Marc Waters Afton, NY
10429 3 years ago Garrick Balk South Elgin, IL
10428 3.1 years ago Marc Waters Afton, NY
10427 3.1 years ago JAMES BROWN LOS ANGELES, CA, CA
10426 3.2 years ago Anonymous Spring Hill , FL
10425 3.2 years ago Gary Overby Sister Bay, WI
10424 3.2 years ago Anonymous Spring Hill , FL
10423 3.3 years ago Kay Brainerd Belleville, MI
10422 3.3 years ago donye sacco Los Angeles, CA
10421 3.3 years ago Alex Stavis NY, NY
10420 3.4 years ago Anonymous Spring Hill , FL
10419 3.4 years ago Virgil Pauls Newton, KS
10418 3.4 years ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia, PA
10417 3.4 years ago Ray Akin Jr Rialto, CA
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