Israel Lobby

Israel lobby may refer to:

  • Israel lobby in the United States
  • Israel lobby in the United Kingdom
  • The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy, a book by John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt

Other articles related to "israel, israel lobby, lobby":

Tony Judt - Writings - Israel
... For a time he wished to emigrate to Israel, against the wishes of his parents, who were concerned about his studies ... When Nasser expelled UN troops from Sinai in 1967, and Israel mobilized for war, he volunteered to replace kibbutz members who had been called up ... During and in the aftermath of the Six-Day War, he worked as a driver and translator for the Israel Defense Forces ...
John Mearsheimer - Israel Lobby - The "Future of Palestine" Lecture
... He argued that "the two-state solution is now a fantasy" because Israel will incorporate the Gaza Strip and the West Bank into a "Greater Israel", which would become an apartheid state ... He suggested that "American Jews who care deeply about Israel" could be divided into three categories the "new Afrikaners" who will support Israel even if it is an apartheid state, "righteous Jews," who believe ... that most of the "great ambivalent middle" would not defend an apartheid Israel because "American Jews are among the staunchest defenders of traditional liberal values ...
The Israel Lobby And U.S. Foreign Policy - Reception
... The March 2006 publication of Mearsheimer and Walt's essay, "The Israel Lobby and U.S ... The essay's central controversial claim was that the Israel lobby's influence has distorted U.S ... Alan Dershowitz opined that criticizing the Israel lobby promoted a charged debate about what constitutes antisemitic conspiracy theorizing others differ, however ...
The Israel Lobby And U.S. Foreign Policy - Reception - Criticism - Journalists
... Peace, wrote "I think Walt and Mearsheimer do exaggerate the influence of the Israel lobby and define the lobby in such an inclusive way as to beg the question of its influence ... Here is their description of the way in which AIPAC and other pro- Israel groups do their work "In addition to direct lobbying on Capitol Hill, the lobby rewards or ... Organizations in the lobby also put pressure on the executive branch through a number of mechanisms, including working through government officials who are sympathetic to their views." Imagine that! Rob ...
Israel Lobby In The United Kingdom - Criticisms of The Lobby - Journalists
... cited “pressure from the Israeli lobby in this country that many, even normally outspoken journalists, are reluctant even to refer to such matters.” He also noted their reluctance to ... The Board of Deputies of British Jews, Conservative Friends of Israel and the Israeli Embassy expressed “outrage” and, according to Pilger, demanded a "pro-Israel" film ... Jewish plot’ in the United Kingdom, and the role of the pro-Israel lobby there.” In late 2007 it was revealed that David Abrahams, who was deputy chair of Labour Friends of Israel until 2002, had made secret ...

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