Seriously, what the heck was Mother Jones thinking? Were they thinking? It’s hard to tell.
Transcript here. Executive summary: The major reason why there’s no progress on the Palestinian situation is that the nation of Israel does not trust an independent Palestine not to cooperate in terrorist activities designed to destroy the nation of Israel, and that the Israelis have good reasons to be distrustful.
You know, every time conservatives start getting a little nervous about Romney, progressives come up with something about him that makes us feel a whole heck of a lot better. It’s downright bizarre. But not as bizarre as thinking that the American people don’t, by and large, agree with Mitt Romney. There’s a reason why the populace backs Israel over the Palestinian Authority by large margins, and it isn’t because of AIPAC.
No, seriously, a lot of progressives think that it’s because of AIPAC. Because a lot of progressives are… oh, I should be nice.