AIPAC’s Plan B?


by Jim Lobe *Editor’s Note: Read an accompanying post to this article here. A number of readers have complained that I buried the important news in my last post marking Mikulski’s announcement Wednesday. So I’m reposting below that part of… Continue Reading  

And Mikulski Makes 34. Now What?


by Jim Lobe As we predicted yesterday, Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski has said that she will vote against any resolution to reject the Joint Comprehensive Program of Action (JCPOA), thus making it certain that a veto cast by Obama against such… Continue Reading  

AIPAC’s 2001-2004 ‘Briefing Book’ Made Case for Regime Change In Iraq

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by Eli Clifton The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is effectively at war with the White House over the Obama administration’s signature second-term foreign-policy initiative: a nuclear deal to constrain Iran’s nuclear program.  But AIPAC, having already committed $20… Continue Reading  

AIPAC Bristles at Obama’s Reminder of Iraq War Lobbying


by Eli Clifton Following the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in 1961, John F. Kennedy famously told the gathered press corps that “victory has a hundred fathers and defeat is an orphan.” Judging by the pushback against President Obama’s… Continue Reading  

Anti-Iran Deal AIPAC Spin-off Relies on Iranian Ex-Terrorist Group


by Eli Clifton and Ali Gharib When the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) declared war on the nuclear accord between Iran and world powers signed last week in Vienna, it put its money where its mouth is. AIPAC, Washington’s… Continue Reading