CBS Gives 30 Seconds to Kerry 'Apartheid' Comments, NBC and ABC Still Ignore

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<p><em>More in the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2014/04/29/cbs-gives-30-secon…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the MRC's NewsBusters blog. </em></p><p>On Tuesday's <em>CBS This Morning</em>, co-host Charlie Rose provided viewers with a mere 30-second news brief on Secretary of State John Kerry sparking a "storm of criticism" by claiming that Israel would become an <a href="http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/04/27/exclusive-kerry-warns-…; target="_blank">"apartheid state"</a> if it did not accept a two-state solution with Palestine: "Secretary of State John Kerry's backtracking after controversial comments about Israel....Kerry released a statement last night saying, quote, 'If I could rewind the tape, I would have chosen a different word.' Kerry says he's been a staunch supporter of Israel for years.'"<br /><br />That quick mention of the controversy was far more than NBC or ABC provided. Both networks have continued to ignore the story that first broke on Sunday. </p>

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