“The Russia story is a replay of how the former White House smeared pro-Israel activists in the lead-up to the Iran Deal”

The Obama Administration Allegedly Spied on Pro-Israel Activists. Did They Do the Same to Trump?
by Lee Smith
April 5, 2017

During the long and contentious lead-up to the Iran Deal the Israeli ambassador was regularly briefing senior officials in Jerusalem, including the prime minister, about the situation, including his meetings with American lawmakers and Jewish community leaders. The Obama administration would be less interested in what the Israelis were doing than in the actions of those who actually had the ability to block the deal—namely, Senate and House members. The administration then fed this information to members of the press, who were happy to relay thinly veiled anti-Semitic conceits by accusing deal opponents of dual loyalty and being in the pay of foreign interests. READ MORE

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