Students Supporting Israel is an astroturf group whose leaders are closely tied to the Israeli government.
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Founder of Israel army-linked PR firm calls
Goliath “a brilliant new novel” while confirming the facts about Israeli massacres that it reports. Read more about Max Blumenthal's "Goliath" seen as threat at heart of Israel's propaganda machinery
In addition to homophobic and anti-Semitic street theater, Israel lobby astroturf project Iran180 produces research that is often shallow and selective. Some of its claims do hint at real human rights problems and abuses, but they lack context and don’t encourage empathy, understanding or solidarity.
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Previously I reported on an Israel lobby astroturf project named Iran180 that was launched by the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York. Here are new details of the group Iran180 and some of the people behind it.
Read more about Former advisor to Israeli army behind Iran180 astroturf project
A float at San Francisco Pride, sponsored by a pro-Israel group, used intentionally humiliating sexual depictions of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. While purporting to defend the rights and dignity of queer people, the display sought to ridicule Ahmedinejad by associating him with gay identity and homosexuality in negative ways.
Read more about Israel lobby group Iran180 “sodomizes” Ahmadinejad effigy with nuke at San Francisco Pride