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Monday, April 28, 2014

Israel/Palestine Is Israel and its US lobby above the law?

A few case studies from Grant F. Smith
A little history...

A vast illegal smuggling network of bogus non-profit groups looted the US of armaments after World War II to arm Israel.

Completely in violation of the Arms Export Act.

Whenever the FBI got close to busting the operation, the Justice Department would intervene and quash prosecutions.

And that was the just the first round.

A brief history of un-prosecuted Israeli foreign agent, smuggling and espionage cases.

This first American National Summit was held at the National Press Club by The Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policies, the Council for the National Interest, the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, and If Americans Knew.

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You can see the entire conference here:

Topic covered:

Panel 1.0 How does the Israel lobby influence Congress?

Panel 2.0 Does Israel and its lobby exercise too much influence on U.S. decisions to wage war in the Middle East?

Panel 3.0 Does the "special relationship" transcend rule of law?

Panel 4.0 How did the "special relationship" come to be?

Panel 5.0 Has Israel lobby captured political parties & news media?

Panel 6.0: Is Israel Really a U.S. Ally?