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    • Andrew Jackson
    • 26.12.07 | 21:22 (IST)

    We as Americans have a lot more to worry about than "the Israeli point of view", frankly. Many of our citizens are living in poverty without healthcare of any kind. Those that do have healthcare are mistreated by greedy insurance companies. We have committed our people and our treasure to causes in the Middle East that have little to do with the safety of our people, as it was originally sold. We give Israel billions in aid each year, yet voices in Israel are often critical of our support, as if it is not enough. We should have invaded Western Pakistan and Afghanistan instead of Iraq. Huckabee will likely win the nomination based upon his domestic outlook; Americans are getting sick of global interventions that steal the blood and treasure of the lower classes, while making the elite richer. That is about to end, one way or the other.

    from the article: Top Republican candidate says supports dialogue with Iran
    First published 00:00 25.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 25.12.07
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