Israel Lobby – August 30th, 2015

Five items in total…

U.S: Lobby going all out to try to defeat the Iran nuclear agreement – “you have these people that do not have American interests at heart, and they are always looking at what America should do [for Israel]” – Commentary

France: Paris police allow members of the extremist Ligue de Défense Juive to help suppress “Tel Aviv beach” protest – “…a real life taste of Israeli military occupation…”

U.K: Is support for Israel a necessary qualification for party leadership? Jewish politician blasts “anti-Semitic ties” of would-be Labour Party leader – “…he has shown very poor judgment in expressing support for and failing to speak out against people who have engaged not in legitimate criticism of Israeli governments but in antisemitic rhetoric”

Israel: Ten places AIPAC’s “America Israel Education Foundation” will not be showing visiting U.S. Congress members…

U.S: Iran deal – “Murmuring about ‘money’ and ‘lobbying’ and ‘foreign interests’ who seek to drag America into war is a direct attempt to play the dual-loyalty card