18 July 2015   Barack Obama is the first American president to stand up to the Israel lobby since Dwight Eisenhower ordered Israel to withdraw from Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula in 1956-57. Freed of re-election concerns and the need for vast amounts of cash, President Obama finally made the decision to […]


April 11, 2015    The deal reached in Lausanne, Switzerland by Iran and five powers, led by the US, appears to be about nuclear capability.   In fact, the real issue was not nuclear weapons, which Iran does not now possess, but Iran’s potential geopolitical power.   Iran, a nation of 80.8 […]


March 21 2015 The US media is full of stories about how the Obama administration  is going to punish Israel for re-electing Bibi Netanyahu in an election marked by demagoguery and arrant racism.    The New York Times EVEN warns President Barack Obama may back a series of  UN resolutions demanding […]