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Jessica Schulberg

Israeli Ambassador Skips Susan Rice's Speech at AIPAC

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer, who orchestrated Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial speech to...

Samantha Lachman

AIPAC Backtracks On Suspending Aid For Palestinians, Focusing On Iran Instead

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Only days ago, heading into the annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, suspending aid to the Palestin...

Samantha Lachman

Susan Rice Delivers Tough Love To AIPAC About Iranian Nuclear Negotiations

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Susan Rice, President Barack Obama's national security adviser, buttered up the thousands of American Israel Public Affairs Committee po...

Jessica Schulberg

The Toughest Job At AIPAC: Selling Iran Diplomacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Selling nuclear diplomacy with Iran was perhaps the toughest job at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee's annual conference thi...

AIPAC Is the Only Explanation for America's Morally Bankrupt Israel Policy

Stephen M. Walt | Posted 09.21.2014 | World
Stephen M. Walt

A Greater Israel cannot be anything but an apartheid state, and exclusionary ethnic nationalism of this sort is not sustainable in the 21st century. Israel's Arab subjects will eventually demand equal rights, and as former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warned back in 2007, once that happens, "the state of Israel is finished."

At AIPAC, Netanyahu Warns On Iran, Urges Palestinians To Recognize Israel As Jewish State

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2014 | World

(Adds Netanyahu comments, U.S. official's remarks, context in paragraphs 3, 12-13 and 16-18) By Jeffrey Heller and Matt Spetalnick ...

Pro-Israel Group Trying To Regain Footing After Bucking Obama

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

(Repeats with no changes to text or headline) By Matt Spetalnick and Jeffrey Heller WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM, Feb 28 (Reuter...

Aipac Loses Momentum After Iran Push

The New York Times | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

The last time the nation’s most potent pro-Israel lobbying group lost a major showdown with the White House was when President Ronald Reagan agreed ...

Jennifer Bendery

AIPAC Reverses Course, Defends Debbie Wasserman Schultz In Iran Sanctions Dust-Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just two weeks ago, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee was going after Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) for not backing ...

Ryan Grim

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Privately Urging House Democrats To Oppose New Iran Sanctions

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Florida Democrat Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz spoke forcefully against a new Iran sanctions bill in a private meeting Tuesday at the Wh...

Joshua Hersh

Iran Hawks Keep Up Push For Sanctions, Despite Progress In Talks

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

BEIRUT -- Negotiations between Iran and several western nations may have made progress last week, but hawks and skeptics, in Congress and abroad, have...

Obama, Bibi and Iran: The Compounded Risk Equation

Dovid Efune | Posted 05.09.2012 | World
Dovid Efune

Congress could remove doubt over Obama's Iran policies by creating a well-defined framework and a timeline that would be mandated by law, leaving no room for Iranian or Israeli uncertainty over the position of the United States.

Iran War: What Is AIPAC Planning?

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 04.10.2012 | World
MJ Rosenberg

The idea of another Middle East war is so outlandish that it seems inconceivable it could actually occur.

New Book: Iran Sanctions, But Only Alongside Diplomacy

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 04.01.2012 | World
MJ Rosenberg

News on the Iran front gets more and more complicated. I am not referring to the situation on the ground, but in Washington where Congress, deep into election year fundraising with the AIPAC conference looming, is about to pass another sanctions bill.