Itamar Marcus

Itamar Marcus is the founder and director of Palestinian Media Watch. He was the Israeli representative to the Anti-Incitement Committee established under the Wye Accords. From 1998 to 2000, he served as Research Director of the Center for Monitoring the Impact of Peace. He holds a BA in political science from City College of New York and an MA in Hebrew culture from New York University.

Publications by Itamar Marcus

Deception: The Palestinian Authority’s Public Commitments and Its Actual Activities and Messages

Itamar Marcus on the Pal. Authority’s Deceptions

Itamar Marcus of Palestinian Media Watch Contrasts the PA’s Public Commitments with its actual activities, positions and goals. Read More »

Anti-Semitism among Palestinian Authority Academics

One of the primary objectives of the Palestinian Authority (PA) after its establishment in 1994 was to delegitimize Israel. These efforts were evident throughout Palestinian society and involved various channels including television, schoolbooks, and culture. The delegitimization of Israel incorporated various hate messages, especially the denial of Israel’s right to exist. Read More »

Kill a Jew – Go to Heaven: The Perception of the Jew in Palestinian Society

The Palestinian religious, academic, and political elites teach an ideology of virulent hatred of Jews. The killing of Jews is presented both as a religious obligation and as necessary self-defense for all humankind. Read More »