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The real pain behind the hasbara image

Here are two contrasting images from the past few days of the Israeli army. The first is being used in a hasbara (propaganda) poster campaign by a new group calling itself Zionists Breaking the Silence, designed to restore the image of the Israeli army as the “most moral in the world”. The slogan says: “This [...]

Early hasbara movie on Upper Nazareth

Here’s one for those with an interest in Nazareth and its history. This short Zionist propaganda video from 1957 shows a group of pioneering Jewish immigrants coming to make the Galilee bloom by founding a Jewish city, Upper Nazareth, next to Arab Nazareth (shown in several scenes) and built on its confiscated lands. For the [...]