israel is an American Fortress - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tony Silver - Kopenhagen
    • 17.11.10 | 14:40 (IST)

    America showers Israel with massive military aid, loan guarantees, foreign aid (other than military), and virtually unlimited diplomatic support. In return, America asks and receives nothing. America is only enabling a rich and oppressive nation to become richer and more oppressive. It is criminal that this occurs when so many Americans have lost their homes and their jobs. Israel’s human rights record is a disaster. If it were any other nation, America would curtail all aid. In Israel’s case, stupid America provides the largest amount of support given to any foreign nation. Americans should rise up and see their congressmen are sending ordinary American’s tax dollars to Israel. They are merely seeking favor from Israeli pressure groups.

    from the article: Israel approves unilateral pullout from Lebanon border town
    First published 13:03 17.11.10 | Last updated 15:43 17.11.10
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