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June 2010

Breaking an unbreakable bond

Old-school powerhouses in the American-Jewish lobby have rowed in behind the Israeli government and lambasted the Obama administration’s cool approach to the …

America’s Complicity in Evil

Thus has Obama made America complicit once again in Israel’s barbaric war crimes. Just as the US Congress voted to deep-six Judge …

Our Enemies, the Israelis

This role increasingly puts the Israelis at odds with their chief benefactors, the US government, and the political elites of Western Europe. …

Criminalizing Criticism of Israel

srael is getting away with its blatant use of the American government to silence its critics despite the fact that the Israeli …

Israel’s gift to Iran’s hardliners

Iran’s case against Israel was bolstered by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s continued enthusiasm for the Gaza blockade, and by Tel Aviv’s …

Israel suffering diplomatic fallout

Netanyahu’s US trip is to be reorganized "at the earliest opportunity", but both men will approach it warily. This week’s meeting was …

Remembering wars and warriors

Was the Civil War essential to ending slavery when many states had already abolished it by legislation and every nation in the …