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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:34 am

The headline in the Forward, “Canary Mission Blacklist Is Secretly Bankrolled By Major Jewish Federation,” was misleading. But revelations last week about the opaque right-wing Canary Mission show what happens when support for Israel runs amok.

The Forward detailed how the San Francisco-based Diller Family Foundation, which is managed by the San Francisco Jewish Community Federation, provided a one-time $100,000 grant to Canary Mission, a secretive blacklist of purportedly anti-Israel students. The funds were sent via the Central Fund of Israel, an organization that funds right-wing pro-Israel initiatives.

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