Tag Archives: US Foreign Policy

The Forever War

The Forever War from Ted Rall’s Rallblog by Ted Rall Although headlines trumpeted troop withdrawals scheduled for 2014, the United States has signed an agreement with the Afghan government pledging continued military support through the year 2024. Advertisements

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Obama’s Real Israel Problem

Obama’s Real Israel Problem from Blog to End the Occupation by Josh R. Bennis US Campaign Steering Committee member Phyllis Bennis published a strong piece in the L.A. Times calling for equal rights for Palestinians and Israelis as the basis for a change in U.S. policy to resolve the … Continue reading

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MLK and the peace process

MLK and the peace process from Mondoweiss by Phan Nguyen MLK Jr I would like to focus on a word that, when employed by defenders of Israel, is meaningless. The word is “peace.” Assisting me in interpreting this word today are Martin Luther … Continue reading

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The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on

The “anti-Semitism” smear campaign against CAP and Media Matters rolls on BY GLENN GREENWALD https://plusone.google.com/_/+1/fastbutton?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com%2F2012%2F01%2F19%2Fthe_smear_campaign_against_cap_and_media_matters_rolls_on%2F&size=medium&count=true&annotation=bubble&hl=en-US&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fwidget%2F__features__%2Frt%3Dj%2Fver%3D8KOJ489ZQn4.en.%2Fsv%3D1%2Fam%3D!KW4lzGmbF_KIhSW8Og%2Fd%3D1%2F#id=I1_1327023552500&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.salon.com&rpctoken=112248900&_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe Josh Block (updated below) Last month, my Salon colleague Justin Elliott revealed that AIPAC’s former spokesman, Josh Block, had been encouraging neoconservative journalists and pundits on a private email list … Continue reading

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