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    • GeneG
    • 22.05.11 | 19:24 (IDT)

    Leslie and Ben-blacher: Obama is not really a putz although it certainly seems that way. You are correct to point out that he speaks with forked tongue. He is protecting current US borders wirth Mexico although much of the southwest US had been Mexican and was acquired by conquest. The Mexican are now getting it back another way by illegal immigration, which he does not have the gonads to do anything about. AIPAC knows the forked tongue is just the opportunistic tongue; the real issue is the settlers.You don't get. 67 borders with swaps means the settlements, which are the real issue. The borders are defensible; who is going to attack?. The settlements are not. When Obama says defensible borders he means defensible settlements.

    from the article: Obama to AIPAC: 1967 borders reflect long-standing U.S. policy
    First published 17:39 22.05.11 | Last updated 17:39 22.05.11
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