The Passionate Attachment

America's entanglement with Israel

Kwiatkowski: Economics will undermine U.S. support for Israel

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Karen Kwiatkowski, columnist at lewrockwell.com and retired USAF Lieutenant Colonel, discusses her decision to run for Congress in Virginia’s 6th district; looking at foreign aid to Israel from the perspective of a US taxpayer; how foreign aid (and not just to Israel) lines the pockets of US arms manufacturers, props up autocratic regimes and undermines the Palestinian peace process; the dustup at the National Press Club between Israel critics and short-tempered Israel supporters; and why AIPAC’s cadre of extremist, inflexible old men might just run the lobby into the ground.

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Written by Maidhc Ó Cathail

June 1, 2011 at 5:26 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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