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Opinion | A Grotesque Spectacle in Jerusalem – by Michelle Goldberg – NYT

On Monday, Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner and other leading lights of the Trumpist right gathered in Israel to celebrate the relocation of the American Embassy to Jerusalem, a gesture widely seen as a slap in the face to Palestinians who … Continue reading

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Editorial | Trump’s Failure in Jerusalem – The New York Times

The day the United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem is a day the world has longed for, because of what it was supposed to represent: the end of a seemingly endless conflict, a blood-soaked tragedy with justice and cruelty … Continue reading

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Read Hillary Clinton’s Speech to AIPAC | TIME

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“And here is a third choice. Will we keep working toward a negotiated peace or lose forever the goal of two states for two peoples? Despite many setbacks, I remain convinced that peace…

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Hillary Clinton and Other Candidates on Counterterrorism – The New York Times

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After the Brussels attacks, the G.O.P. front-runners offered bravado, while Clinton articulated a sensible approach to counterterrorism. Source: Hillary Clinton and Other Candidates on Counterterrorism – The New York Times David Lindsay Hamden,…

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Mr. Netanyahu’s Lost Opportunities – The New York Times

“The dispute over a White House meeting is the latest evidence of the fraught relationship between President Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel. It prompted finger-pointing on both sides, but the basic facts are these: Mr. Netanyahu asked … Continue reading

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Obama and Netanyahu: A Story of Slights and Crossed Signals – The New York Times

I did not care for this NYT article, and couldn’t finish it. But the comments after it were excellent. I added my own comment to pool: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has a lot of nerve to ask the United States … Continue reading

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