Palestinian Demography – Squandering Taxpayers Money

Straigth from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #185, October 26, 2005 Grossly erroneous demographic assumptions underline US policy on the Palestinian issue and dramatically inflate US foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority.  

It’s the Palestinian Authority, Stupid!

Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #184, September 25, 2005

1.  THE 1993-94 IMPORTATION OF THE PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY (PA) from terrorist camps in Iraq, Yemen, Sudan, Tunisia and Lebanon created the largest terrorist base in the Middle East. The PA, rather than Hamas, has provided the overriding manpower, hate-education, logistics and operational capabilities, which have produced an unprecedented wave of Palestinian terrorism.  Suspension of disbelief has presented the PA as a partner for peace, rather than a terrorist regime. It is consistent with Oslo wishful-thinking, but inconsistent with Middle East reality and with an effective battle against global terrorism.  

Leadership Crisis in Israel

Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #183, August 26, 2005

1. LEADERSHIP is measured - primarily - by character (e.g. faith, integrity, humility, morality, compassion), backbone in face of pressure and temptation, long-term strategic goals, conviction (and not convenience)-driven policies.

 

Is “Disengagement” Promoting Security, Economy and Democracy?

Straight from the Jerusalem Cloakroom #182, August 15, 2005

1.  CONTINUED DECLINE IN ISRAELI PUBLIC SUPPORT OF "DISENGAGEMENT".  According to August 12, 2005 Dialogue Polling, commissioned by the Dovish daily, Ha'aretz, 45% support "Disengagement", down from 55% two months ago, in spite of the overwhelming support for "disengagement" by Israel's media and academia. 

Gaza Disengagement - Undermining U.S. Interests

The New York Sun, August 03, 2005

The impact of Israel's "disengagement" (retreat) from terrorist strongholds in Gaza and Samaria would not be limited to Israel. "Disengagement" would undermine vital American interests in the Middle East and beyond.

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