Archive for December, 2012

How the Israel Lobby works in the USA

December 30, 2012

[b]Many of the most serious dangers facing Americans today stem from our “special relationship” with Israel [/b]

Our uniquely massive support for Israel has cost trillions of dollars and multitudes of lives. It has diminished our moral standing in the world, lessened our domestic freedoms, and exposed us to unnecessary and growing peril. The majority of Americans – as well as our diplomatic and military experts – oppose this unique relationship. Yet, the lobby for Israel continues to foment policies that are disastrous for our nation and tragic for the region. … American taxpayers give Israel over $8 million per day …. On top of this are the costs of the Iraq war:  hundreds of thousands of lives & over $3 trillion.   The costs of the the Iraq war, which was promoted by Israel partisans, are almost incalculable and are still growing.  …. Many analysts consider the pro-Israel interest group the most powerful lobby in our nation. It consistently drives U.S. policies, to the detriment of Americans. ….

http://www.councilforthenationalinterest.org/costs

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[b]How the Israeli lobby works in the United States[/b]

http://www.councilforthenationalinterest.org/news/israellobby/item/2193-how-the-israeli-lobby-works-in-the-united-states

http://www.councilforthenationalinterest.org/israellobbyindetail

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[b]History of the US-Israel Relationship[/b]

http://www.councilforthenationalinterest.org/israellobby/usisraelrelationship/item/564

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[b]Why John J. Mearsheimer Is Right*[/b]

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2012/01/why-john-j-mearsheimer-is-right-about-some-things/308839/   http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/world/july-dec12/iran2_07-09.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Israel_Lobby_and_U.S._Foreign_Policy

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[b]The untold history of the United States.[/b]

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/Kuz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DxGzWenm20

http://www.sho.com/sho/oliver-stones-untold-history-of-the-united-states/season/1/episode/1#/index

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