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Forum: Diavlog comments 11-24-2011, 09:09 PM
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Re: Values Added: The Whirligig of Time (Glenn Loury & Walter Russell Mead)

Loury mentioned wanting to talk about Israel many moons ago, I think during the flotilla raid. I salute his bravery on this, as certainly in America, it's a perilous to discuss such an issue without...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-24-2011, 03:33 PM
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Re: Values Added: The Whirligig of Time (Glenn Loury & Walter Russell Mead)

It would be silly to dismiss racism as a factor in both support and opposition to Israel.
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-24-2011, 12:55 PM
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Re: Values Added: The Whirligig of Time (Glenn Loury & Walter Russell Mead)

I think US public support is a case of supporting the underdog, the survivors of the Holocaust, the island democracy in the desert etc, rather than their apparent closeness to the 'master race' or...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-24-2011, 12:46 PM
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Posted By opposable_crumbs
Re: Values Added: The Whirligig of Time (Glenn Loury & Walter Russell Mead)

I tried and failed, it kept dancing around charges of anti-semitism without having the guts to commit or to quote.
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-24-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 157
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Re: It's not the Jews, but it is some Jews.

The whole point was that the Jews weren't lobbying for a state, but some jews where. They managed to wield enormous political influence, which ended up with the creation of Israel.

We see the...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-23-2011, 03:45 PM
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Re: It's not the Jews, but it is some Jews.

President Truman later noted, "The facts were that not only were there pressure movements around the United Nations unlike anything that had been seen there before, but that the White House, too, was...
Forum: Diavlog comments 11-23-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 157
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It's not the Jews, but it is some Jews.

I don't think there are many serious people who say it's the Jews who are running US foreign policy any more than there are serious people who say it's the Muslims. But there has been in the past an...
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