According to Jeffrey Goldberg of The Atlantic, the US-Israeli relationship has entered a crisis period. The crisis is marked by distrust and disgust from both officials in the Obama Administration and Netanyahu government. One Obama Administration official reportedly characterized Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu as a “chickenshit” leader who is obsessed with staying in power at all costs.
|By: DSWright Wednesday October 29, 2014 8:59 am|
|By: DSWright Monday October 27, 2014 1:37 pm|
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and hawks in Congress are reportedly lobbying hard to blow up a deal between the US and Iran regarding Iran’s nuclear program. Partnering with hawks in Congress, AIPAC is urging lawmakers to kill the deal and start a new round of sanctions in light of not getting the bombing campaign many had wanted.
|By: DSWright Monday June 9, 2014 11:58 am|
A recent Pew Research Center survey in which only 38 percent of American Jews believe the Israeli government is sincerely pursuing peace with the Palestinians.
|By: CTuttle Wednesday April 30, 2014 8:00 pm|
Moving along to Kerry’s Freudian slip…
|By: CTuttle Friday March 21, 2014 7:03 pm|
It seems the PA is not the solution either.
|By: CTuttle Friday March 7, 2014 6:00 pm|
Speaking of the House of Saud…
|By: CTuttle Sunday February 23, 2014 12:00 pm|
Pepe Escobar has also been screaming about the House of Saud’s recent perfidy… Warning: Saudi mayhem ahead
|By: Kevin Gosztola Sunday February 16, 2014 8:07 am|
An intensive effort by Israel and its backers has been underway to scuttle an international deal over Iran’s nuclear program. Yet, Israel and its major lobby in the United States, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), has been suffering defeats as it tries to fight a deal, which it does not want because, if the issues over Iran’s nuclear program are resolved, focus will inevitably shift to the country’s treatment of Palestinians.
According to Nima Shirazi, an analyst of US foreign policy toward the Middle East who blogs at “Wide Asleep in America,” what the world has seen for the past thirty years of US and Israeli policy is what could be called a charade.
|By: CTuttle Friday January 17, 2014 5:20 pm|
It’s always refreshing to see a MSM outlet shine some sort of light on our perfidy.