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Cracks in the Israeli Propaganda Machine

Israel's Crumbling Media War

The dynamic at work is as follows: First, independent media have played a crucial role in countering Israeli propaganda and offering alternative accounts. Second, social media have provided a forum from which independent journalism, as well as first-hand reports from Palestinian people in Gaza, are circulated. Third, in these spaces Israel is losing the propaganda war, despite its vast resources of misinformation experts. Fourth, grassroots activists using social media have been able to bring pressure to bear on the establishment media. Fifth, this climate has enabled establishment journalists on the ground to be more forthcoming about the horrors of what is happening in Gaza.

full article here:
http://www.salon.com/2014/07/23/%E2%80%9Cthe_more_the_dead_t...

The Israel Project’s 2009 Global Language Dictionary
The Orwellian manual provides a detailed outline on how to “communicate effectively in support of Israel.”

http://www.docstoc.com/docs/document-preview.aspx?doc_id=830...

If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.