President Obama has nominated an anti-Israel former Senator to be our next Secretary of Defense. Senator Chuck Hagel has refused to sign a letter supporting Israel, opposed labeling Hezbollah a “terrorist organization,” and supported direct dialogue with the terrorist group Hamas.
Senator Hagel even voted against labeling Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, which has a long history of terrorist activity a “terrorist organization.” Sign our petition to defeat his nomination and protect Israel.
To the United States Senate:
Former Senator Chuck Hagel is not the right man to run the Department of Defense. His record of appeasing a soon-to-be nuclear Iran and opposing our ally Israel should disqualify him from becoming second in command of our Armed Forces. Vote against his nomination and ask the Obama Administration to put forth a nominee who is better qualified to direct and oversee our nation's critical defense needs.
Late last week, a number of media outlets reported that the Obama Administration may be considering “sanctioning” Israel, an unthinkably destructive act against our closest Middle East ally? But is the report true? American media outlets source their suspicion back to this report , from Haaretz ,
Yesterday, the University of California’s student-worker union (UAW Local 2865) voted on whether to join the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. While we don’t yet know the results of the vote, we do know that its supporters have been making deceptive legal arguments...
Next week the University of California student-workers union, UAW 2865 (yes, it’s affiliated with United Auto Workers), will vote on its Joint Council’s motion to boycott, divest, and sanction Israeli institutions. This motion is absurd on its face, but if it has any teeth at all it’s also illegal.
So, a “senior Obama administration official” called the prime minister of Israel — our closest ally in the Middle East and one of the few nations in the region that is not (a) imploding or (b) actively funding or supporting terrorists — “ a chickenshit .” While that word has rocketed around the...