ISRAEL LOBBY AND CONGRESS - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • rick
    • 26.11.13 | 08:33 (IST)

    This is an historic first defeat of the corrupting influence of the Israel lobby. It punishes any member of Congress that votes against it's position on Israel. It is in reality a foreign lobby weilding undue influence through bribes; it has been caught red-handed (phone conversation with Rep. Harmon, about 2 years ago)..It does not legitimately represent US Jews, who on this issue are 70%+ with the President on this issue. This is also the first time Obama has acted with unabashed courage and righteousness to create a deplomatic win-win for the world against momentum toward war. Therefore, or course, Israel is angry. The problem is Israeli racism that demands an artificial majority supported by an outside power.

    from the article: Obama and Kerry's betrayal of 'never again'
    First published 23:03 24.11.13 | Last updated 23:03 24.11.13
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