Category Archives: Israel and Palestine

No One Gets Thrown Under the Bus as There’s No Bus There

One of the great mysteries in America politics is why the conservative right – and especial its born-again evangelical wing – all those folks who support Israel no matter what, on everything – don’t get the Jewish vote here, ever. … Continue reading

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Second Thoughts

Good speeches can change things. Or maybe, as with every graduation speech you’ve ever heard, they change nothing at all. You remember Hillary Clinton mocking Obama back on February 25, 2008: The former first lady abandoned the conciliatory tone she … Continue reading

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