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Wed Mar 23, 2016, 06:40 PM

 

The Clinton/Trump AIPAC ‘Pander-Off’

this is pretty common stuff for neocons and islamophobes alike -- painting the Israelis as saints, and all their enemies as the ONLY sinners.

For instance, former Secretary of State Clinton depicted Israel as entirely an innocent victim in the Mideast conflicts. “As we gather here, three evolving threats — Iran’s continued aggression, a rising tide of extremism across a wide arc of instability, and the growing effort to de-legitimize Israel on the world stage — are converging to make the U.S.-Israel alliance more indispensable than ever,” she declared.

“The United States and Israel must be closer than ever, stronger than ever and more determined than ever to prevail against our common adversaries and to advance our shared values. … This is especially true at a time when Israel faces brutal terrorist stabbings, shootings and vehicle attacks at home. Parents worry about letting their children walk down the street. Families live in fear.”

Yet, Clinton made no reference to Palestinian parents who worry about their children walking down the street or playing on a beach and facing the possibility of sudden death from an Israeli drone or warplane. Instead, she scolded Palestinian adults. “Palestinian leaders need to stop inciting violence, stop celebrating terrorists as martyrs and stop paying rewards to their families,” she said.

Then, Clinton promised to put her future administration at the service of the Israeli government, asking: “The first choice is this: are we prepared to take the U.S./Israel alliance to the next level?”
https://consortiumnews.com/2016/03/22/the-clintontrump-aipac-pander-off/

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Wed Mar 23, 2016, 06:54 PM

1. It's funny how the USA gives Israel 3+ billion in military aid per year, but nary the mention

 


of those 500k illegal Israeli colonists, some whom are Americans, that harass, steal disenfranchise and murder Palestinians.

The Palestinians of today are the Jews, aka scapegoats, of dark times past...IMHO of course.

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Wed Mar 23, 2016, 07:06 PM

2. indeed

 

imo the Zionists are much like our republicans, who'd be very comfortable with a "Xtian" state and whatever it took to preserve and advance it.

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