Edward463 Wrote:
Aug 30, 2012 11:27 AM
Our foreign policy concerning the Mideast has been a viral alliance of altruism and pragmatism, which is why it as always backfired on us. We have always intervened militarily and diplomatically to "save" some backward pesthole from the consequences of it choosing to be a pesthole, as though it were our moral duty to save any nation from the consequences of its choices. That has been the altruist part. The pragmatic part has been to seek "stability" by asking Israel to immolate and sacrifice itself for the sake of Islamic barbarians who wish to rape and plunder it and establish a bogus "Palestinian" state over the corpses of slain Israelis. The Palestinians and Saudis and Iranians and Egyptians, however, don’t really want to live; they want