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    • Sylvie
    • 30.12.13 | 16:47 (IST)

    Let me suggest an alternative reading to Dov Waxman. Opposition to the Iran sanctions bill suggests that the influence of AIPAC may be waning - at least in this current moment. This does not invalidate Walt & Mearsheimer's thesis - published nearly seven years ago. Personally, I hope that the influence of AIPAC is set for permanent decline. This organisation - always extreme in its position- has served world Jewry, the US and Israel very poorly indeed over the years. Let the Adelsons of this world spend their money on something that actually enriches humanity for once.

    from the article: Where's the all-powerful Israel lobby now?
    First published 05:04 31.12.13 | Last updated 12:05 30.12.13
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