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Think Hagel represents meaningful change for US foreign policy? Think again.

The nomination of Chuck Hagel is being celebrated in some circles (including here on this site) as a strike against war with Iran and a colossal failure for the Israel lobby. But even assuming he’s confirmed, there is very little evidence that Hagel will do much to shift an administration that has continued to press AIPAC-inspired pressure on Iran and maintains a foreign policy slanted heavily in favor of Israel and its interests.

Posted in Iran, Israel Lobby, Israel/Palestine, Media, Middle East, US Policy in the Middle East, US Politics | 51 Comments