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Originally published in Tikkun Daily It appears that President Obama was not the only one whom Israel's Prime Minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, kept in the dark about his plans ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 87 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 08:16 AM PST with 180 Recommends
In a major reversal, the pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is now supporting President Obama's position and is urging the Senate wait to vote on the Iran sanctions bill until after seeing if the Presidents ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Feb 06, 2014 at 06:24 PM PST with 47 Recommends
I just got a phone call from one of my fellow Sunday peace protesters that a number of folks like us are driving or busing to Seattle to speak with Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell about the ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 55 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2008 at 10:38 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Until quite recently, it seemed that Turkey had a clearly defined role in the Middle East, from the standpoint of U.S. policy. They were the "good Muslims," who were part of NATO, who contributed ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 38 comments on Tue Jun 08, 2010 at 12:52 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
** Cross-posted at Perrspectives ** In a high profile effort to bolster his credibility on national security, 2008 ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Feb 26, 2007 at 08:56 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Glad to hear: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2014/01/14/senate-dems-put-themselves-in-tough-spot-over-iran/
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Jan 14, 2014 at 11:44 AM PST with 12 Recommends
The movement to boycott businesses in Arizona has spread like wildfire after that state's governor signed a new law giving the police the most draconian powers in the country to deal with illegal ...
by BigAlinWashSt
Comment Count 161 comments on Mon Apr 26, 2010 at 08:03 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I've said it a lot that Tea Party Congressman Tom Cotton (R. AR) is the biggest asshole running for U.S. Senate this year. This guy confirms that: http://thinkprogress.org/world/2014/03/19/...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 10:00 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Has your hometown newspaper drunk the Kool-Aid on claims that "the debate is over," and everyone now knows that Iran is pursuing the acquisition of a nuclear weapon? Help is on the way. On Sunday,
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Dec 12, 2011 at 08:57 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from MoveOn.org: Last year Senators Menendez and Kirk tried to ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 02:54 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Perhaps I still have a bit too much of that "hopey-changey" Kool-Aid in my bloodstream, but I read the White House statement in response to the Iran-Turkey-Brazil announcement as saying to Iran: "We ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue May 18, 2010 at 06:29 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
We’re on the brink of a historic treaty to constrain Iran’s nuclear capabilities, but the details are still hazy and most Americans haven’t made up their minds. Early polls indicated broad ...
by bobburnett
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 06:07 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The top adviser to Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dished out a few comments worth noting ...
by bluto211
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 02:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Today the House of Representatives is scheduled to vote -under "suspension," requiring a supermajority to pass - on a provision which would restore as policy the Cooties Doctrine of the early Bush ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Dec 13, 2011 at 09:08 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Recently, I was selected to be a member of the peace delegation going to Washington, D.C. to meet with Congress, at the request of Sara Haghdoosti, founder and executive director of Berim.org. Now, ...
by Seanryan
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 07:14 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Some good news today: http://www.politico.com/story/2014/01/chris-coons-iran-sanctions-bill-102821.html?hp=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 01:27 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Additional sanctions on Iran came into effect this week and we must still ask the question as to what the reasoning is for the increase? What exactly has Iran done to deserve the increase and does ...
by bluto211
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 02:19 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Commentary on U.S. - Chinese Relations and Iran , Evans Liberal Politics, April 20, 2010, by Paul ...
by seawolf1957
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Apr 20, 2010 at 06:42 AM PDT with 1 Recommend