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Does Your Congressperson Represent You – or Israel?

by Medea Benjamin | August 15th, 2011 | Dissident Voice In this time of economic austerity, when jobs are being slashed and Americans are fearful about their future, the Congressional recess is the time for our elected representatives to be home in their districts, reaching out to their constituents and servicing the people they are […]

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Throng of US Congressman to Visit Holy Land in Next Few Weeks

08.08.11 – 11:52| Palestine News Network Over the next three weeks during the US Congress’s summer recess, 81 congressman, some 20 percent of the US House of Representatives, will visit Israel. A group of 26 Democrats plan to arrive on Monday. Two Republican delegations, totaling 55 members, will then follow the Democratic one. Freshman congressman […]

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Is Israel’s Rightwing in Eric Cantor’s District?

By David Swanson * | Sabbah Report | http://www.sabbah.biz | apr 30, 2011 In May 2009, Congressmen Eric Cantor (R., Va.) and Steny Hoyer (D., Md.) wrote to President Barack Obama about U.S. policy toward Israel. Their staff sent the letter as a PDF but forgot to change the name of the file to something […]

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