Glenn Greenwald Calls Out Hannity for Posting #Ads on Twitter


Journalist Glenn Greenwald noticed something strange about Sean Hannity’‘s Twitter feed on Thursday, asking his followers this question:

Might seem that way, suggested Greenwald. Starting this week, Hannity has posted two tweets that promote Stop Hamas Now, a political organization that has been promoting a petition that demands unqualified support of Israel from U.S. leaders. Hannity used the hashtag #Ad for those tweets:

Earlier this month, Hannity used his Twitter account to promote the Silent Circle “Blackphone,” which is used to send encrypted phone calls and texts and is coincidentally a product Greenwald may very well support. Hannity posted three “#ad” tweets for the product on August 4. He has also promoted Silent Circle on his radio show:

Anyone who has spent any time watching or listening to Hannity is likely familiar with Stop Hamas Now and their ads like the one below that have played on Fox.

Watch video below, via YouTube:

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