"The Neocons based their Middle East policies on the expansionist Zionist policies of the Likud and via Paul Wolfowitz . . . " - Norman Then why did Bibi Netanyahu turn down the neocons when they pitched him on the idea of attacking Iraq when he was Israeli Prime Minister. The Neoconservatives are a genuine home grown US movement. That Olmert has signed on with them when Bibi was prudent enough not to do so says more about Olmert and Bibi than the neocons. "A venal US congress is unable to stand up to AIPAC, and the right wing media." - Norman AIPAC is a legend in it's own mine. The right wing does not control much of the media beyond Rupert Murdochs holdings and those of the "reverend" Sung Myung Moon. Fox News and the Washington Times, and the radio stations of Clear Channel Communications. Rather the bulk of America's media are controlled by multi-national corporations.
US rally shows support for ex-Marine held by Iran on spying charges (AP)
from the article: Ending the neoconservative nightmare