John Lyons is one of Australia’s most experienced journalists. He is currently head of investigative journalism at the ABC. Over the past 40years, he has held leadership positions including editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and executive producer of Nine’s Sunday program. For six years, John was The Australian’s Middle East correspondent, based in Jerusalem.
This book is the story of why many editors and journalists in Australia are in fear of upsetting the pro-Israel lobby and therefore — in my view — self-censoring. Continue reading »