The author calls what Israel is doing sadistic? How about strapping a suicide vest onto a pregnant woman, watching her get on a bus, and then detonating the vest killing scores of people? Or driving that truck into the soldiers… killing them and devastating their families? Israel has to deal with threats like this every single day. It is a fact of life there. They are taking measure they hope prevent it. If people know that if they perform a terrorist act the cost will be passed to their families maybe, just maybe, they'll think twice… and they won't perform the sick, twisted, sadistic thing they are planning.
The Reign of Propaganda By Paul Craig Roberts. Israel intends to use the US military to put Syria and Iran in the same state of chaos as Iraq and Libya. Source 2b.
Uhm, I agree that the vast majority of the American electorate is uneducated and doesn't care to educate themselves. I also agree that the Military/Industrial complex is too powerful. But I disagree with many other points and he only vaguely ties this to Israel. I guess if he says it enough it'll be true…
U.S. To move Israel's embassy to Jerusalem on May 14, Israeli Independence Day. Vice President Pence told the Israeli Parliament last month that a new U.S. Embassy to Israel would open in Jerusalem before the end of 2019. The move would upend decades of U.S. Foreign policy over contested Jerusalem. Ref. USAToday.
US Commander: 'US Troops Prepared to Die for Israel' in War against Syria, Hezbollah by Whitney Webb. Israel has also been preparing for a conflict on the embattled Gaza strip. Source 3e.
Americans have a constitutional right to boycott Israel. Politicians at the federal and state levels must reject AIPAC's unconstitutional efforts to suppress the BDS movement. Source 7w.
Israel praises 'record' $705mn missile defense funding from Washington: $558 million more than Israel's initial request.