Category Archives: Israel’s right to self-defense

CONCEPTUAL CONFUSION IN THE STATE DEPARTMENT


This falls under the rubric of “Extreme Obamite Cleverness” (EOC). For many years, Israel had a policy of demolishing the homes of individual Palestinians who had engaged in terrorist acts against Israel.  This policy was quite controversial, and about ten … Continue reading

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ANOTHER CLEVER WAY TO DELEGITIMIZE ISRAEL


Israel may pretend to be Athens but is really a modern-day Sparta, argues Patrick Tyler in his new book, Fortress Israel: The Inside Story of the Military Elite Who Run the Country–and Why They Can’t Make Peace.  His essential point … Continue reading

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AN ARMADA OF INTERNATIONAL NAVAL POWER


According to The Telegraph, an “armada of international naval power” has converged on the Persian Gulf for maneuvers, and to protect the maritime lines of communication through the Strait of Hormuz (read oil).  I suspect that an additional mission may … Continue reading

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IRANIAN “INTRANSIGENCE”


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