Saturday, August 05, 2006


Middle East policy | To Israel with love |

"Why is America so much more pro-Israeli than Europe? The most obvious answer lies in the power of two very visible political forces: the Israeli lobby (AIPAC) and the religious right. AIPAC, which has an annual budget of almost $50m, a staff of 200, 100,000 grassroots members and a decades-long history of wielding influence, is arguably the most powerful lobby in Washington, mightier even than the National Rifle Association."

Comments: Post a Comment
<< Home

This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?