Anti-Hagel Lobbying in U.S. Senate Including Cries of anti-Semitism Harms Israel

The obsessive questioning of Sen. Chuck Hagel on Israel and his alleged anti-Semitic perspectives at the U.S. Senate confirmation hearing on his nomination for secretary of defense only served to disconnect intelligent voters and damage Israel's image on prime-time TV.

In the new, and may I say excellent, Netflix remake of the political thriller "House of Cards," the main protagonist, Frank Underwood, played by...