Posted: Fri, 02/20/2015 - 15:30 |
John McCain, the man who keeps telling us Sarah Palin is qualified to be President, has been going around saying US-Israel relations have never been worse than under Obama. Is he right or is he saying this because he seems to reflexively oppose the President on just about everything?
Posted: Mon, 02/16/2015 - 09:28 |
Prime Minister Netanyahu's goal in coming to Washington next month is not to toughen the American bargaining position but to undercut it entirely. Barack Obama's has said “no deal is better than a bad deal” when it comes to nuclear negotiations with Iran, but Bibi made clear this week that his position is “no deal is better than any deal.”
Posted: Sat, 02/14/2015 - 17:22 |
Benjamin Netanyahu's secret deal with Republican leaders to address Congress next month to lobby against the policies of President Barack Obama has stirred up anger in the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and could threaten their support for Israel.
Many African-American lawmakers see the controversy in "purely racial terms," said a pro-Israel source close to the CBC.
Netanyahu, in their view, has made an alliance with the Republican leadership to defy and humiliate their president.
Posted: Thu, 02/12/2015 - 12:31 |
There is another part of the Brian Williams story getting too little attention. It is when the million dollar New York celebrity anchors drop in out of the sky to "report" on the crisis du jour that they never really covered.
All it takes is a disaster, tsunami, massacre, war, hurricane and, of course, easy access for planes carrying their camera crews and makeup teams. That's why you're more likely to see them in the Middle East or Europe than Africa or South America.