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s an organisation that purports to represent one
agenda while in reality it serves some other party or interest whose sponsorship is hidden or rarely mentioned.
According to Sourcewatch: ‘The front group is perhaps the most easily recognised use of the third party technique…
The Global Climate Coalition didn’t hide the fact that its funding came from oil and coal companies, but nevertheless its
name alone is sufficiently misleading that it can reasonably be considered a front group.’

Synonyms:
think-tank
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