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entle reader, do you know that Israel is engaged in ethnic cleansing in southern Lebanon? Israel has ordered all the villagers to clear out. Israel then destroys their homes and murders the fleeing villagers. That way there is no one to come back and nothing to which to return, making it easier for Israel to grab the territory, just as Israel has been stealing Palestine from the Palestinians. Do you know that one-third of the Lebanese civilians murdered by Israel's attacks on civilian residential districts are children? That is the report from Jan Egeland, the emergency relief coordinator for the UN. He says it is impossible for help to reach the wounded and those buried in rubble, because Israeli air strikes have blown up all the bridges and roads. Considering how often (almost always) Israel misses Hezbollah targets and hits civilian ones, one might think that Israeli fire is being guided by US satellites and US military GPS. Don't be surprised at US complicity. Why would the puppet be any less evil than the puppet master? Of course, you don't know these things, because the US print and TV media do not report them. Because Bush is so proud of himself, you do know that he has blocked every effort to stop the Israeli slaughter of Lebanese civilians. Bush has told the UN "NO." Bush has told the European Union "NO." Bush has told the pro-American Lebanese prime minister "NO." Twice. Bush is very proud of his firmness. He is enjoying Israel's rampage and wishes he could do the same thing in Iraq. Does it make you a Proud American that "your" president gave Israel the green light to drop bombs on convoys of villagers fleeing from Israeli shelling, on residential neighborhoods in the capital of Beirut and throughout Lebanon, on hospitals, on power plants, on food production and storage, on ports, on civilian airports, on bridges, on roads, on every piece of infrastructure on

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whose homes and olive groves have been destroyed by the Jewish state. "your" House of Representatives voted 410-8 in favor of Israel's massive war crimes in Lebanon. anti-Semitic. "your" House of Representatives. Only those who are in Israel's way are terrorists.The Shame of Being an American . They are Palestinians who cannot allow their children outside their homes because they will be murdered by Israeli "settlers. whose women have been abused by the Jewish state. who cannot drive on roads through Palestine that have been constructed for Israelis only. Democracy is permitted only if it produces the results Bush and Israel want. whose children have been shot down in the streets by the Jewish state. and the oil emirates have sided with Israel against their own kind. To cut to the chase. because they are dependent either on American money or on American protection from their own people. The Moron thinks Syria and Iran will be "cakewalks" like Iraq. according to the Associated Press. Hezbollah is a militia of Shi'ite Muslims created in 1982 when Israel first invaded Lebanon.antiwar. and drove it out of Lebanon. Not content with making every American complicit in war crimes. The result of Israel's atrocities was Hezbollah. Saudi Arabia. The US and Israel responded by cutting off all funds to the new government. the enemies of the Jewish state are any Muslim country not ruled by an American puppet friendly to Israel." When Bush forced free elections on Palestine. Another enemy of the Jewish state is Hezbollah. also "condemns enemies of the Jewish state." The Palestinians who confront Israeli evil are called "terrorists. It is only a matter of time. who cannot reach their farm lands or medical care or schools. un-American and terrorist. Jordan. which fought the Israeli Army. They are Palestinians whose ancient towns have been invaded by militant Zionist "settlers" under the protection of the Israeli army who beat and persecute the Palestinians and drive them out of their towns. but the White House Moron doesn't know Paul Craig Roberts http://www. defeated it. This means." Who are the "enemies of the Jewish state"? They are the Palestinians whose land has been stolen by the Jewish state. They are Palestinians who have been walled off into ghettos. of course. that Hamas is evil. Today Hezbollah not only defends southern Lebanon but also provides social services such as orphanages and medical care. Egypt. During this invasion the great moral Jewish state arranged for the murder of refugees in refugee camps. Israelis never practice terror. Both governments have more popular support than Bush has. where ten proud divisions of the US military are tied down by a few lightly armed 4/14/2008 Petraeus Testimony May Signal Iran Attack 4/7/2008 Protecting America – From the President 2/22/2008 Paying Insurgents Not to Fight 2/19/2008 What Do We Stand For? 2/18/2008 Bush Calls on France for Help 2/12/2008 American Liberty Teetering on Edge of Abyss 1/28/2008 The West's Orwellian Monopoly on Morality 1/24/2008 Bringing Death and Destruction to Muslims 1/17/2008 We Are All Prisoners Now 12/27/2007 No Liberty Without Habeas Corpus 12/12/2007 Kerry Complicit in Bush's Crimes 9/19/2007 Who Are The Fanatics? 9/6/2007 The War Criminal in the Living Room 8/31/2007 More War on the Horizon 8/24/2007 Padilla Jury Opens Pandora's Box 8/20/2007 US Israel Policy Harms Both Countries 8/16/2007 US Hegemony Spawns RussianChinese Military Alliance 8/9/2007 A Free Press or a Ministry of Truth? 7/17/2007 A Reform to Restore the People's Power 7/13/2007 Beyond Recklessness 7/3/2007 The Neocon Threat to World Peace and 2 de 5 08/04/2014 23:12 . the people voted for Hamas. Indeed Bush and Israel may be hastening the process in their frantic effort to overthrow the governments of Syria and Iran. Hamas is the organization that has stood up to which civilized life depends? Are you a Proud American? Or are you an Israeli puppet? On July 20. Sooner or later these totally corrupt governments that do not represent the people they rule will be overthrown.

is the largest recipient of US foreign aid." The truth is that Israel created the crisis by invading a country with a pro-American government. If Israel is targeting Hezbollah. why are Israeli bombs falling on northern Lebanon? Why are they falling on Beirut? Why are they falling on civilian airports? On schools and hospitals? Now we arrive at the main point. This has been the hope of the Arab world. which has one of the world's largest per capita incomes. Many believe that much of this "aid" comes back to AIPAC. bought and paid for by AIPAC money. which uses it to elect "our" representatives in Congress. the Senate and House confirm Osama bin Laden's propaganda that America stands with Israel against the Arab and Muslim world. and as a majority of Muslims believe. On July 20 when "your" House of Representatives. The truth is that the American people do not support Israel's war crimes. If you are still a Proud American. 3/19/2007 The Confession Backfired 3/17/2007 The Last Days of Constitutional Rule? 3/16/2007 How Much More Harm Can Bush Do? 3/7/2007 Americans Have Lost Their Country 3/1/2007 Criminals Control the Executive Branch 2/10/2007 The Crime of the Century 1/31/2007 Bush Is About to Attack Iran 1/27/2007 The Empire Turns Its Guns on the Citizenry 1/24/2007 The 'Surge' Is A Red Herring 1/12/2007 Jimmy Carter Speaks Truth to Propaganda 1/11/2007 Distracting Congress from the Real War Plan: Iran 1/10/2007 The Surge: Political Cover or Escalation? 1/9/2007 Is Bush's War Winding Down or Heating Up? 1/8/2007 3 de 5 08/04/2014 23:12 . as the smart ones have seen the writing on the wall and have been leaving. just as Osama bin Laden says. henceforth America and Israel have only tooth and claw. This perception is no favor to Israel. consider that your pride is doing nothing good for Israel or for America. quickly got out a press release proclaiming "The American people overwhelming support Israel's war on terrorism and understand that we must stand by our closest ally in this time of crisis. Hezbollah is located in southern Lebanon. lightly armed insurgency drawn American Freedom 6/12/2007 If You Think Bush Is Evil Now." a majority of Americans do not approve of Israeli atrocities against Lebanese civilians. This is the reason our puppets have not been Paul Craig Roberts http://www. the most powerful lobby in Washington. passed the resolution in support of Israel's war crimes. When the US Senate and House of Representatives pass resolutions in support of Israeli war crimes and condemn those who resist Israeli aggression. This hope is the reason America still had some prestige in the Arab world. whose population is declining. Israel. The vaunted Israeli army could not defeat a rag tag militia in southern Lebanon. Wait Until He Nukes Iran 6/6/2007 How Can Bush Free Iraq When He Brings Tyranny to America? 5/26/2007 Will the GOP Destroy Itself Before It Destroys America? 5/23/2007 One War Criminal Down.antiwar. With hope and diplomacy dead. is the final nail in the coffin of American prestige in the Middle East. The hope in the Muslim world has always been that the United States would intervene in behalf of compromise and make Israel realize that Israel cannot steal Palestine and turn every Palestinian into a refugee. Indeed. The House of Representatives resolution. following "your" US Senate. A Fistful to Go 5/11/2007 The War Goes Ever On 4/24/2007 Creating a Market for Security 4/12/2007 Crime Blotter: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. The vaunted US military cannot defeat a rag tag. Israel's puppet. insurgents.The Shame of Being an American . the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). Israel is surrounded by hundreds of millions of Muslims who are being turned into enemies of Israel by Israel's actions and inhumane policies. as the CNN quick poll results make clear and as was made clear by callers into C-Span. Despite the Israeli spin on news provided by US "reporting. It shows that America is.

Rumsfeld's neocon Pentagon has drafted new US war doctrine that permits pre-emptive nuclear attack on non-nuclear states. Treasury's Meritorious Service Award and the French Legion of Honor. Neocon godfather Norman Podhoretz has called for World War IV (in neocon thinking WW III was the Cold War) to overthrow Islam in the Middle East.antiwar. Neocon David Horowitz says that by slaughtering Palestinian and Lebanese civilians. or the US and Israel will use nuclear weapons to intimidate Muslims into acquiescence to Israel's desires. Israel and the US will either destroy from the air the civilian infrastructure of Lebanon. Palestine. secular ritual. Syria. including the William E. who are mainly engaged in civil war against the Shi'ite majority. Where does the Lord Jesus say. deracinate the Islamic religion and turn it into a formalized. a claim that should give pause to Israel's Christian evangelical supporters. "go forth and murder your neighbors so that you may steal their lands"? The complicity of the American public in these heinous crimes will damn America for all time in history. Simon chair in political economy. Georgetown University." thus equating war criminals with civilized men.S. He was associate editor of the Wall Street Journal editorial page and contributing editor of National Review. What will the US and its puppet master do? Both are too full of hubris and paranoia to admit their terrible mistakes. and senior research fellow. Muslim genocide in one form or another is the professed goal of the neoconservatives who have total control over the Bush administration. Center for Strategic and International Home Page Paul Craig Roberts wrote the Kemp-Roth bill and was assistant secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan administration. He is author or co-author of eight books. He has contributed to numerous scholarly journals and testified before Congress on 30 occasions. Hoover Institution. US Hypocrisy Reaches All-Time High 1/4/2007 Keane/Kagan Plan Means More Bloodshed 1/3/2007 The Disrespect for Truth has Brought a New Dark Age 12/29/2006 Is James Baker a Match for AIPAC? 12/14/2006 Catastrophe Still Awaits 12/7/2006 Bush Is No Conservative 12/5/2006 Is President Bush Sane? 12/2/2006 Bush's Only Real Victory 11/22/2006 Are Democrats Turning A Blind Eye to Civil Liberty? 11/14/2006 More Archives comments on this article? send them to backtalk! [visit backtalk!] Back to the Antiwar. Neocon Larry Kudlow says that "Israel is doing the Lord's work" by murdering Lebanese. Paul Craig Roberts http://www. He has held numerous academic appointments. Stanford University.The Shame of Being an American . including The Supply-Side Revolution (Harvard University Press). and Iran so that civilized life becomes impossible for Muslims. "Israel is doing the work of the rest of the civilized world. 4 de 5 08/04/2014 23:12 .com/roberts/?articleid=9381 from a minority of the population in Iraq. He has been awarded the U. moreover.