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Entries by MJ Rosenberg from 06/2013

Obama Will Do Anything for Israel... But He Won't Do That

| Posted 06.04.2013 | World

He will allow Congress to pile on sanctions and he will talk about keeping "all options" on the table but he is not going to war, either directly or by allowing Israel to drag him in.

Samantha Power Reversal: Another Lobby Win

| Posted 06.11.2013 | World

Power wanted more in an Obama second term and that required inoculating herself against charges that were made against her in 2008. And so she made the rounds -- visiting neocons, Jewish organizations, and Israeli officials -- and assuring potential adversaries that she was sorry.

Arming the Syrian Rebels: A Terrible Idea

| Posted 06.18.2013 | World

Obama's proposal to take sides in the Syrian war is wrong. It is arrogant. It ignores our destructive history in the Middle East and the perception by all parties in the region that everything we do there is motivated by our blatant bias toward Israel.