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Jul 27 2015

CitizensUnited

(cc image: DonkeyHotey)

(cc image: DonkeyHotey)

Jul 27 2015

Judgment Reserved to Judgment Reversed

Advocacy organizations typically receive little time or space to express their opinions in mainstream media discussions, so it’s not surprising that they turn to political advertisements as an alternative means of getting their message out to the public. A paid publicity campaign may legitimize the activists’ efforts as a coverage-worthy “controversy” in the eyes of corporate media, so advocacy groups can sometimes parlay small ad buys into big news stories—particularly if their commercials make hard-hitting and dramatic charges. This process is ripe for exploitation, of course. Front groups launched to do dirty work for a candidate or political party can […]

Jul 27 2015

Judgment Reserved to Judgment Reversed

Advocacy organizations typically receive little time or space to express their opinions in mainstream media discussions, so it’s not surprising that they turn to political advertisements as an alternative means of getting their message out to the public. A paid publicity campaign may legitimize the activists’ efforts as a coverage-worthy “controversy” in the eyes of corporate media, so advocacy groups can sometimes parlay small ad buys into big news stories—particularly if their commercials make hard-hitting and dramatic charges. This process is ripe for exploitation, of course. Front groups launched to do dirty work for a candidate or political party can […]

Jul 27 2015

‘Swiftboating’ J Street to Smear Iran Deal as ‘Anti-Israel’

J Street has backed the Obama administration’s diplomacy with Iran and is backing the Iran nuclear deal, and that’s why opponents of the Iran nuclear deal are attacking J Street and saying that J Street’s claim to be “pro-Israel” is dubious.

Jul 27 2015

‘Swiftboating’ J Street to Smear Iran Deal as ‘Anti-Israel’

J Street has backed the Obama administration’s diplomacy with Iran and is backing the Iran nuclear deal, and that’s why opponents of the Iran nuclear deal are attacking J Street and saying that J Street’s claim to be “pro-Israel” is dubious.

Jul 27 2015

‘Swiftboating’ J Street to Smear Iran Deal as ‘Anti-Israel’

J Street has backed the Obama administration’s diplomacy with Iran and is backing the Iran nuclear deal, and that’s why opponents of the Iran nuclear deal are attacking J Street and saying that J Street’s claim to be “pro-Israel” is dubious.

Jul 27 2015

Swiftboat

Vietnam-era swift boat.

Vietnam-era swift boat.

Jul 27 2015

JStreet

Opponents of the Iran deal hope to do to the Jewish peace group J Street...

Opponents of the Iran deal hope to do to the Jewish peace group J Street…