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Israeli-Arab Conflict NOT to be Resolved on the World's Terms - America Notwithstanding

Reader comment on item: Americans Battle the Arab-Israeli Conflict
in response to reader comment: Great observation with clear and present danger in Iranian context

Submitted by M. Tovey (United States), Mar 16, 2015 at 12:01

This reader is loathe to utilize the term 'clear and present danger' anymore except in tongue and cheek or being entertained by Harrison Ford as he navigates through the tangled web of governmental deception during yet another intrigue by which the world is drawn closer to a calamity of global proportions. One cannot start the day over except to be told that we are one step closer to the 'Day of Decision.' Then comes the question: where do we turn?

America had entwined herself in Middle Eastern politics since before oil was made the economy of the realm and protection of her fledgling trade routes were forced in post crusader attitudes, evidently dealing with Islamic pirates over two hundred years ago and though the treasure are different, the people are still dealing with the piracies of the current events. But the current American Administrative Chief Executive's attitudes no longer protect American interests, but give succor to the Muslim ones - as in Cairo; America (his America) is no longer enemies with the Islamists.

American Arab collaborations are, in fact, later combinations of the oil-based constructs of these contemporary times, the earlier connection to the Jewish diaspora paradigm having been forged almost from America's beginning and inculcated in her establishment as a place of religious freedom; words of fresh liberty to a decidedly persecuted peoples. Even as America was formed, Jerusalem as the Jewish homeland was still in future prophecy, and not as it is fulfilled today.

America's positions in the current Israeli-Arab antagonisms and larger hostilities are no longer definable as they once were, from a long time set of circumstances since 1948 that have made relationships hard to pursue due to enmity in strange places and a changing and shifting allegiances due to the Arab oil enrichment program that places love of automobile over the more appropriate allegiances to friends of freedom like Israel. Under the current animosity of the America's administrative leadership, the lessons of blessings America once held are being arbitrated away in Switzerland as Israel is being sold out to a global diatribe of growing anti-Semitism.

The final circumstance from which the world will never recover is that the Iranians are not negotiating for peace; that the Israeli-Arab crisis is merely the diversion of a far greater paradigm which seeks not peace on the world's terms, especially not immediately for Jerusalem; not until that is, Israel's enemies are quelled by their own hatreds and the world seeks Abraham's blessings through Israel's final destiny.


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Title Commenter Date Thread
1Another conclusion I draw from this column [58 words]There is NO Santa ClausJun 28, 2015 08:39223975
a useful analogy [197 words]Charles MartelJun 21, 2015 22:12223895
You say the West sees black and white and the Middle East sees all the shades of grey yet... [541 words]LynnApr 4, 2015 13:43222644
1The Jewish people war of survival was not won when Hitler lost. It continues to this day [173 words]YJ DraimanMar 15, 2015 18:27222336
Excessive Focus On Israel [120 words]DaveMar 15, 2015 16:00222334
Great observation with clear and present danger in Iranian context [110 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
asokMar 15, 2015 03:51222326
Israeli-Arab Conflict NOT to be Resolved on the World's Terms - America Notwithstanding [417 words]M. ToveyMar 16, 2015 12:01222326
Arena politics vs Projection politics [149 words]David ScholemMar 14, 2015 08:46222317
Very Insightful, but not Universal [92 words]AlexMar 13, 2015 18:32222311
Belief of the conspiracy teory [36 words]CzeslawMar 12, 2015 04:20222297
Progressives hate the idea of "nations" - Period. [164 words]Uncle VladdiMar 11, 2015 21:43222295
Unfair apples-to-oranges comparison [142 words]Dan SimonMar 11, 2015 18:36222293
Sobering [5 words]Jay AbouafMar 11, 2015 17:44222291
1American Arabs may be more anti-Israel than Middle East Arabs, but American Jews go both ways [171 words]Alan SteinMar 11, 2015 15:48222288
Why do Israelis seem ambivalent concerning Iran? [206 words]Michael S.Mar 13, 2015 04:43222288
1Karpman Drama Triangle [404 words]Jonathan CareyMar 13, 2015 13:55222288
1Bullying has nothing to do with the conflict [126 words]Michael SMar 17, 2015 15:37222288
3I like this article [370 words]Michael S.Mar 11, 2015 12:54222285
1Consider this! [321 words]There is NO Santa ClausJun 28, 2015 08:54222285
Kickenjudenaustheirlandenheit and Antisemitism [2168 words]Michael SJul 3, 2015 04:25222285
The master of the divisions have found the additional line of the opposition. [79 words]PermReaderMar 11, 2015 12:00222283

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