Israel wags the tail - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • david
    • 29.05.06 | 00:49 (IDT)

    The arrogance of america and Israel should come as no surprise. The history of the United States, in significan measure is a history of waging aggressive wars of conquest. Iraq is a war to offer profits to Halliburton et al and to create a bulwark in the middle east to control oil supplies. Regrettably, Israel has become a stooge of the americans and not only applauds its aggression but emulates it as well. The uncritical alliance with america will not inure to Israel's benefit in the long run, as the duplicity becomes more apparent. for instance Israel abhors boycotts yet supports the boycot of Cuba at america's behest. Israel would be far wiser to abandon its colonial pursuits and return to the green line and go about trying to build a just society based upon justice and equality rather than emulating the worst of piggish capitalism.

    from the article: A bullies' alliance
    First published 00:00 28.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 28.05.06
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