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The Tokyo Olympics. Credit: Olympics.com.

NBC Olympics chooses Israeli ad manager Innovid for production of Tokyo games

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Israeli ad provider Innovid to provide ad-management solutions for its presentation of the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo, Japan, which are...

Who’s legitimizing the vaccine blood libel?

Don’t put all the blame on “Saturday Night Live” and Michael Che. One of the show’s head writers and the co-host of its “Weekend Update” skit was guilty of spreading a hateful smear of Israel during the show’s most...
A scene from the NBC TV show “Nurses.” Source: Screenshot.

NBC pulls episode from ‘Nurses’ show days after getting blasted for ‘SNL’ skit

Jewish groups are cheering a report that NBC is pulling an episode of the TV show “Nurses” from its digital platforms after it depicted a highly inflammatory scene featuring Chassidic Jewish characters. The fictional show...

A gag about Israel and vaccines is more than a bad joke

A comedian telling a bad joke that hurts someone’s feelings isn’t news. Or at least it didn’t use to be. But when the bad joke validates a lie that is fueling the latest anti-Semitic...
Michael Che in 2015. Credit: Arturo Pardavila III via Flickr/Wikimedia Commons.

Jewish groups outraged by SNL ‘joke’ about Israel only vaccinating Jews

Jewish groups and Israeli officials on Sunday accused NBC’s iconic American late-night variety show “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) of spreading anti-Semitism after one of its skits joked that Israel has been vaccinating only its Jewish...