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Trump-Netanyahu: Bully’s ball

Trump-Netanyahu: Bully’s ball

When Donald Trump met with Benjamin Netanyahu last week, it was a love fest. Any online dating site could have picked up the great affinity between the two men. They are hands down the two most obnoxious, arrogant leaders of any country that calls itself a democracy.

U.S. may abstain on Cuba vote at the UN, reports the AP

U.S. may abstain on Cuba vote at the UN, reports the AP

The Associated Press reported on Monday that the U.S. may abstain from the annual U.N. General Assembly vote on a Cuban-backed resolution demanding that the embargo be lifted.

Israel’s quandary in the face of U.S.-Cuba harmony

Israel’s quandary in the face of U.S.-Cuba harmony

Israel, a nation that has repeatedly sided with the United States against Cuba whenever the United Nations asks for a lifting of the trade embargo imposed by Washington, will likely reverse course next October when the issue comes up again at the General Assembly, an Israeli newspaper predicts.

Iran: A historic agreement; can it survive?

Iran: A historic agreement; can it survive?

In exchange for Iran submitting to specific limits to their nuclear development and a strict inspection regime, the harsh international sanctions against that nation would be lifted.

Jon Stewart hammers Republicans for their embarrassing infatuation with Netanyahu (Video)

Jon Stewart hammers Republicans for their embarrassing infatuation with Netanyahu (Video)

Much of the world’s eyes were focused on Capitol Hill yesterday (March 3) when an unprecedented display of disrespect came to fruition as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave his speech to Congress.

Netanyahu, with Boehner’s assist, attempts to take over U.S. foreign policy

Netanyahu, with Boehner’s assist, attempts to take over U.S. foreign policy

Today we experienced a shameful first in this country. It was one of the most degrading acts of foreign interference – and in our own legislative chamber – ever witnessed by the American public.

Netanyahu a ‘danger’ to Israel, say 200 Israeli veterans

Netanyahu a ‘danger’ to Israel, say 200 Israeli veterans

In an unprecedented move, 200 veterans of the Israeli security services accused Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday of being a “danger” to Israel.

‘Offended,’ Israel won’t publicly support Obama’s initiative

‘Offended,’ Israel won’t publicly support Obama’s initiative

Left in the dark over Washington’s reunification plans with Havana, while not wanting to alienate key Republican allies, Israel has opted not to publicly support the Obama administration’s Cuban initiative.

There is genuine excitement over a Hillary Clinton candidacy

There is genuine excitement over a Hillary Clinton candidacy

It’s easy to strike a pose of cynicism when contemplating Hillary Clinton’s inevitable presidential campaign. As a drearily soulless, principle-free, power-hungry veteran of DC’s game of thrones, she’s about as banal of an American politician as it gets.

On Cuba embargo, it’s the U.S. and Israel against the world – again.

On Cuba embargo, it’s the U.S. and Israel against the world – again.

It’s ironic that a policy designed to isolate Cuba has wound up isolating the United States in profound ways. If anything it boosts Cuban diplomatic standing.

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