The Industry of Lies: Media, Academia, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict


Ben-Dror Yemini is a researcher, speaker and a senior journalist with the Hebrew daily Yediot Aharonot who conducted much research about anti-Israeli propaganda. His latest best-seller, “INDUSTRY OF LIES“, was published in Nov. 2014 (Hebrew), and English (2017, by ISGAP). Yemini gives lectures at many leading universities and parliaments. His articles are published in many leading newspapers around the world.


Hannan Lis is a past president of the Jewish Community Centers of Metropolitan Detroit, national board member of the American Jewish Committee, Midwest president and national vice president of JNF, founder of the Land of Promise Foundation, and a member of the Detroit Federation Board of Governors. He is a co-president of MOPAC and a member of AIPAC National Council. He is a founder and past president of Michigan Israel Business Bridge. Hannan is principal, COO and board member of Weight Watchers’; and founder and CEO of Lis Ventures LLC.


Prof. Gerald Steinberg is founder and president of NGO Monitor and founder of the Program on Conflict Management and Negotiation at Bar Ilan University. His research focuses on the the Politics of Human Rights Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Israeli Politics and Arms Control.