Tagged: Israel lobby

Obama v. Boehner: A Netanyahu Story

Benjamin Netanyahu will lobby Congress from the same podium where President Obama gave the State of the Union at the invite of John Boehner. Phyllis Bennis and Michael Tomasky join MSNBC's The Last Word to discuss why.

Ideas, Reaction, and Action in Canada

Efforts to restrict my commentary on the Palestinian statehood bid show that when ideas can still turn into action even - or especially - when someone tries to squelch them.

Why the U.S. Won’t Cut Ties With Israel

Israel's Defense Minister Ehud Barak was in Washington -- again -- last week, but Israel's top diplomat, Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, is nowhere to be seen. What's up with that?