US Hegemony, Not "The Lobby," Behind Complicity With Israel

Many of Israel's critics blame an "Israel lobby" for the near-total complicity of the US in Israeli annexation, colonization and cleansing programs in the occupied West Bank. This complicity continues to the present, despite the "row" that erupted after the Israeli government humiliated US Vice President Joe Biden by announcing the construction of 1,600 settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem while he was visiting the country. Indeed, despite the ... Full Story »

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Dennis Bennett
4.8
by Dennis Bennett - May. 17, 2010

A theoretical framework of American self-interest under girds this coolly rational analysis of Middle East politics. Let's stop scapegoating the Israeli lobby for policies that ultimately protect the flow of oil to the US.

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