• 53 Congressmen Visit Israel During August Break | Breitbart News 
    Aug13

    53 Congressmen Visit Israel During August Break | Breitbart News 

    Source: 53 Congressmen Visit Israel During August Break by DEBORAH DANAN TEL AVIV – Fifty-three members of the U.S. House of Representatives are spending August break in Israel on a trip sponsored by the American Israel Education Foundation (AIEF). The groups are comprised primarily of freshman members, according to a statement by the organization, which is an independent non-profit funded by the American Israel Public Affairs...

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    Why Are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel? – Freedom Outpost
    Sep20

    Why Are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel? – Freedom Outpost

    Why Are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel? By Ron Paul Last week’s announcement of a record-breaking US aid package for Israel underscores how dangerously foolish and out-of-touch is our interventionist foreign policy. Over the next ten years, the US taxpayer will be forced to give Israel some $38 billion dollars in military aid. It is money we cannot afford going to a country that needs no assistance to maintain its...

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    Israeli Intel Chief: We Don’t Want ISIS Defeated in Syria | Antiwar.com
    Jul10

    Israeli Intel Chief: We Don’t Want ISIS Defeated in Syria | Antiwar.com

    Israeli Intel Chief: We Don’t Want ISIS Defeated in Syria | Says ISIS faces difficulty, loss would put Israel in ‘hard position’ By Jason Ditz In a speech at the Herzliya Conference, Israel’s military intelligence chief, Major General Herzi Halevy, took Israel’s long-standing position that it “prefers ISIS” over the Syrian government to a whole ‘nother level, declaring openly that Israel does not want to see ISIS defeated in the war....

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    American musicians are ‘scared sh*tless’ their careers ‘will be destroyed’ if they speak up for Palestinians — Roger Waters | Mondoweiss
    May25

    American musicians are ‘scared sh*tless’ their careers ‘will be destroyed’ if they speak up for Palestinians — Roger Waters | Mondoweiss

    Roger Waters tells the Independent that the Israel lobby has tried to smear him as a Nazi and an anti-semite for ten years because of his support for Palestinians, and that these tactics have stopped American artists from speaking out lest their careers ‘will be destroyed.’ By Philip Weiss For years now we have admired Roger Waters’s moral courage, his refusal to back down from his criticism of Israel even if his career is...

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    Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israel’s coffers | Mondoweiss
    May17

    Study: At least 78% of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians ends up in Israel’s coffers | Mondoweiss

    While Europe may think of itself as part of an enlightened West, using aid to defend Palestinians’ rights, the reality is less reassuring. The aid may actually be making things significantly worse. Shir Hever, an Israeli economist who has spent years piecing together the murky economics of the occupation, recently published a report that reaches a shocking conclusion – at least 78 per cent of humanitarian aid intended for Palestinians...

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