Originally Posted by Brucev
So... the U.S. spends billions pulling israeli bacon out of the arab frying pan for no reason other than duty, honor, etc., etc., etc.? Or... the U.S. spends billions pulling israeli bacon out of the arab frying pan because more Jews live in NYC than in the land of israel... and those Jews in NYC and elsewhere exercise political influence to get the fed. govt. to prop up the israeli govt.?
You do realize that the majority of "aid" actually goes towards them buying military equipment from U.S. defense contractors who employ Americans with pretty good wages and benefits? You do realize that they reciprocate with behind-the-scenes intel collected on other nations?