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Is Hagel out of the Mainstream?

RyanM Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 12:59 PM
"And after more than six decades, shouldn't they come to terms with a country that occupies less than a fraction of a percent of the entire Islamic world?" Sure they should. Just as soon as Israel does the same thing with the Palestinians, particularly those in the West Bank. Anyway, the US should leave this mess as there is nothing to gain supporting Israeli land theft and everything to gain by telling Israel you go your own way without US money and troops. Israel has become a strategic liability with its constant warmongering lead by the claque of traitors here known as the Neocons.
"Chuck Hagel is out of the mainstream of thinking ... on most issues regarding foreign policy," says GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham. Neocon William Kristol concurs: Hagel is "out on the fringes."

But where, exactly, is the mainstream on foreign policy in 2013?

Since the Bush II years, "the three amigos" -- Sens. Graham, John McCain and Joe Lieberman -- have clamored for new wars.

"We are all Georgians now!" thundered McCain when Vladimir Putin was thrashing the Georgians for attacking South Ossetia.

"Bomb, bomb, bomb -- bomb, bomb Iran," trilled McCain in 2008 in parody of the Beach Boys' "Barbara Ann."...