The Israeli case for war in ‘The New York Times’
(Mondoweiss) -- by David Bromwich --
An extraordinary op-ed in the New York Times today is entitled "Israel's Last Chance to Strike Iran." Written by Amos Yadlin, a former chief of Israeli military intelligence, the article deepens the impression that members of Israel's security establishment have a faucet at the Times which they can turn on at pleasure. Thus on the eve of Netanyahu's AIPAC visit, Yadlin observes with alarm that Israel cannot bomb Iran as effectively as the U.S. can; yet if President Obama waits much longer, Israel will be forced to act alone. Israel, however, is willing follow Obama's schedule provided it gets "ironclad American assurance" that he will bomb when a moment arrives on which the two countries have agreed in advance.
This is discussed in public, in a famous American newspaper. For what purpose if not to soften American opinion? The New York Times is helping one more war after Iraq and Afghanistan--a war against Iran--to become for us an everyday fact, an
A similar proposal of war was floated in the Times a little over three weeks ago, in an op-ed entitled "To Weaken Iran, Start with Syria." The author, Efraim Halevy, was director of the Mossad from 1998-2002...
The high strategy op-eds by luminaries of a foreign power, appearing so close together in the Times, deal with superficially different subjects but they are by no means incompatible. The first asks us to see an attack on Syria as a logical way station to the bombing of Iran. The second concedes that, given "ironclad American assurance," Israel may be willing to wait a little longer before joining the U.S. against Iran. (Long enough maybe for the fall of Assad.)
Meanwhile President Obama continues a policy of minimal explanation concerning Israel and Iran. He gave a hostage to fortune and contradicted warnings by his secretaries of state and defense and the chairman of the joint chiefs when he
said that the U.S. was marching "lockstep" with Israel on Iran. Characteristically, as three years of his presidency have shown, Obama works by tacking and co-opting. He goes some distance to meet the most dangerous of demands, and seems not to have understood the impression of weakness which this pattern has infallibly conveyed. His counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, by contrast, moves rapidly, emphatically, and unembarrassed in the medium of American politics. He has the assistance of the jingo media of the far right but also the mainstream media. Is it wrong to suspect that Obama is entering his next encounter in a usual state of mind for him--passive, wishful, and ill-advised?...MORE...LINK
Chris Moore comments:
When will the world learn that Zionist Jews are dangerous, delusional fanatics, not to be taken lightly, and not to be approached with the politically correct kid gloves of left-wing multiculturalism, or the Judeophile envy of Judeo-Christian Zionism? Once Israel and its Diaspora fifth column have sparked a nuclear war?
Primitive, cohesive, echo-chamber tribalists (all brands of Zionists and Islamists) make the weak and gullible pay dearly for their naivete and "tolerance."
The only force the cohesive, delusional and fanatical Abrahamites understand, are capable of understanding, is strength and overwhelming power capable of subduing, or at least containing, their broiling tribal aggression and will to totalitarian power.
The Greeks understood this, the Romans understood this, the traditional Christians of Greco-Christian Western civilization understood this, but modernistic, materialistic leftists and liberals and contemporary money-worshipping conservatives are apparently too corrupted by materialism, and too dogmatically delusional themselves, to be capable of understanding this, and America is paying the price for their weakness, corruption and low character, and will continue to pay until it finds leadership ready, able and willing to meet the Judeo-Abrahamite menace head on with the full force of overwhelming power.
If the West is incapable of producing this leadership, it will fall to the more vigourous Abrahamites, and be their totalitarian captives until it does, or until they have destroyed the world with their broiling, primitive, limbic-brained insanity.
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