Beyond the Headlines with Gil Hoffman
Watching the news and reading the paper is only one part of the equation; to be properly informed of current events, one must know where to go to get unbiased reporting of the facts. Moreover, an impartial account of current affairs is essential for any society to function effectively. Gil Hoffman, executive director of HonestReporting.com, is just the man to give you the primer on where and how to detect falsehoods about Israel in the media and go beyond the headlines.
Gil Hoffman, the executive director of HonestReporting.com, previously served as the chief political correspondent and analyst for the Jerusalem Post for over twenty years. His responsibilities included reporting on and analyzing the Knesset, Israeli and Palestinian leaders across the political spectrum. He continues to serve as an expert and analyst on international news networks, including CNN, Al Jazeera, and more.
As a veteran journalist and magna cum laude graduate of Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism, Hoffman intimately understands the Israeli and U.S. news cycles and perspectives, and the importance of how to accurate reporting. Sign up today to learn and celebrate Israel at 75 with Gil Hoffman.
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As a part of the 12th annual Israel Today series presented by the Jewish Community Relations Council of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, Simon Family JCC, & Community Partners.