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Study–Hizbullah Won Propaganda War: JP 4.30.08 April 30, 2007

Posted by geoconger in Free Speech, Israel, Jerusalem Post, Lebanon.
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Hizbullah won the Second Lebanon War by achieving a propaganda victory over Israel, a Harvard University study has concluded. Aided and abetted by a compliant and credulous press, Hizbullah achieved victory by convincing the world that Israel was the aggressor and that Israel’s retaliatory offensive was a “disproportionate” response to the kidnapping and killing of its soldiers.

Israel’s defeat came not at the hands of Hizbullah, however, but through the internal contradictions of being the region’s sole functioning democracy in the Internet age.

Read it all at the Jerusalem Post.

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