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Obama obeisance: ‘expanded role’ in NATO for a religiously-defined state in Middle East

While Israel — cheered on by its American boosters led by AIPAC and Mitt Romney — beats the drums for a war against Iran, President Obama in late July signed the United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act — hardly a … Continue reading

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My grandfather sparked my interest in debate over Zionism

 Blogger and commenter Sheldon Richman recently wrote about a young family member who moved to Israel to join the army. (See the comments section here.) In an 1989 article in The Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, Richman wrote about his … Continue reading

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