Janus-Faced Biden Administration Can’t Hide Its Complicity

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains committed to using overwhelming and indiscriminate military force to vanquish the Palestinian community in Gaza.  For the past two decades, Netanyahu has engaged in the total humiliation of the Palestinian people.  At the same time, he is humiliating and embarrassing the only nation that provides Israel with political, military,…

Both Biden and Bibi Could be Victims of the Israeli War Against Hamas

“Yes, there are too many civilian casualties in Gaza.  And yes, we continue to urge the Israelis to be as careful and cautious as possible.  But Israel is not trying to wipe the Palestinian people off the map.  Israel’s not trying to wipe Gaza off the map.  Israel is trying to defend itself against a…

Classic Intelligence Failure: The Impact Of Arrogance and Hubris

Over the past 80 years, there have been costly intelligence failures in the United States and Israel despite sufficient intelligence collection and the presence of classic warning signals.  For the United States, the attacks on Pearl Harbor in December 1941 could have been prevented or ameliorated because we had deciphered Japanese diplomatic codes that revealed…

The Washington Post Gratuitously and Wrongly Trashes Jimmy Carter

“In 1978, a Washington Post editorial described what many of President Jimmy Carter’s critics felt was missing from Mr. Carter’s foreign policy: “the sense of design, of architecture of knowing what he was doing, that Henry Kissinger conveyed widely, even to detractors.”  (Washington Post editorial, December 1, 2023) The mainstream media, including the Washington Post and the New York Times are gradually getting…

Kissinger: “The World’s Most Dangerous Man”

After the New York Times begn publishing “The Pentagon Papers” on June 13, 1971, National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger told President Richard M. Nixon that Daniel Ellsberg was “the most dangerous man in America and that he must be stopped at all costs.”  Nixon was not inclined to seek legal action against Ellsberg and the Times, but Kissinger…

Mainstream Media Largely Ignore Israel’s Duplicity and Deceit

Over the years, particularly during the wars of 1948, 1956, 1967, 1973, and 1982, the Israelis have lied about their military campaigns, and have tried to deceive U.S. administrations about their actions.  In 1954, Israeli intelligence operatives bombed a U.S. Information Agency Library in Egypt, and tried to make it appear to have been an…