The occasion was my participation as a speaker at - BROKEN MIRRORS: HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS, THE MEDIA AND ISRAEL at Bar Ilan University on October 31st, 2012 representing Israel's Media Watch sponsored by Bar Ilan University's School of Communication in the Center for International Communication.
The conference addressed the following issues:
Does the issue of human rights really interest the press?
What is the relationship between human rights organizations and the media?
Can human rights orgs and the media create a productive public dialog on the issue of human rights?