Diverging from decades of failed US policy, the White House has ceased the US’ traditional posture of demanding that the Jewish state sacrifice territory in attempts to appease maximalist Palestinian demands.
American Jews must get out and vote on Election Day if they want to continue to be heard by politicians on matters of concern to them, top US Jewish leader Malcolm Hoenlein, the executive vice president of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations said.
With its recent decision to further ease economic sanctions on Tehran, the Obama administration has “opened the door to business with Iran’s leading terrorist group — the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC),” AIPAC said.
In what appears to be an inexplicable move, the Obama administration seems to be trying to appease Iran by giving the Islamic Republic vast sums of money while trying to deceive the American public as well as the rest of the world.
J Street, an extreme-left American Jewish political action group that claims to be pro-Israel but often acts against Israel’s interests, received $576,500 to advocate for the Iran nuclear deal. It was one of several recipients of money from the Ploughshares Fund.
US lawmakers are questioning the Obama administration’s commitments to Congress over the Iran nuclear deal and its numerous guarantees that the Islamic Republic would not be granted extra concessions for signing it.
As the Palestinians refuse to negotiate with Israel and despite eight years of a failed foreign policy in the Middle East, Obama plans to jump-start Israeli-Palestinian talks by forcing Israel to accept Palestinian demands, the Wall Street Journal reported.
A day after the European Union voted to label products originating from Judea and Samaria, which infuriated Israelis across the political spectrum, the US administration came out in support of the EU position.
The Obama administration continues to use moral equivalency in holding both Israel and the Palestinian Authority equally responsible for the wave of terror that is being encouraged by Palestinian leadership incitement.
As the Palestinians are waging what amounts to a third intifada against Israel, the Obama administration is refusing to condemn the Palestinians, instead suggesting Israel is ALSO to blame. This is a blatant and unfair equivocation.