Press for the Peace of Jerusalem? Israeli Media Coverage of the Jerusalem Issue


This report analyzes the way in which central issues relating to Jerusalem were covered by the six major Israeli media outlets – the newspapers Yedioth Ahronoth, Ma'ariv and Ha'aretz, and the main news broadcasts on Channel 1, Channel 2 and Channel 10.  The analysis is based on a survey of three months of coverage, from October 1, 2007 to December 31, 2007.  The Annapolis summit took place near the midpoint of the investigation on November 27.