Revealed: Canary Mission Blacklist Is Secretly Bankrolled by Major Jewish Federation

The Forward
Josh Nathan-Kazis
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Josh Nathan-Kazis

One of the largest Jewish charities in the U.S. has been secretly funding a shadowy online blacklist targeting college students who criticize Israel.

For three years, a website called Canary Mission has spread fear among undergraduate activists, posting more than a thousand political dossiers on student supporters of Palestinian rights. The dossiers are meant to harm students’ job prospects, and have been used in interrogations by Israeli security officials.

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