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Israel as financial parasite: the staggering cost to Americans

Israel has a population of approximately 7.8 million, or a million fewer than the state of New Jersey. It is among the world's most affluent nations, with a per capita income similar to that of the European Union.[1] Israel's unemployment rate of 5.6% is much better than America's 9.1%,[2] and Israel's net trade, earnings, and payments is ranked 48th in the world while the US sits at a dismal 198th.[3]

Yet Israel receives approximately 10% of America's foreign aid budget every year.[4] The US has, in fact, given more aid to Israel than it has to all the countries of sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean combined—which have a total population of over a billion people.[5] And foreign aid is just one component of the staggering cost of our alliance with Israel.

Given the tremendous costs, it is critical to examine why we lavish so much aid on Israel, and whether it is worth Americans' hard-earned tax dollars. But first, let's take a look at what our alliance with Israel truly costs.

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Yes, YOU DO firmly STAND on YOUR OWN reason

No diubt. And I am not saying you are soliticiting or seeking help of any form. I realize that. I'm no different. I do use my own faculty to decide HOW to RESPECT people from my own perspective, just as I RESPECT a rattle snake. What good does insulting a rattle snake do? I see you are insulting rattle snakes, so while I can agree with your stand about the snake, I simple fail to see what good you do YOURSELF insulting it.

Venting your own venum.. it's like rattle snake VS cobra, I'd rather be a crane facing either.

For me I guess, I can watch you yell "snake and snake" and then I get to feast on your labor? Fine with me. THANK YOU for the help.

even "normal" israeli zionist

even "normal" israeli zionist citizens are getting anxious and arguing back. Which is good. i'm actually having something of a dialogue with people from Israel. Yet, i've yet to hear back from two, recently.

one just sort of faded off.... and another one i think is getting blocked from a guy's youtube channel, because he doesn't want to hear that guy's zionism.

But apparently, they teach people in Israeli that Rothschild used his own money to finance israel, and it was only a small portion on the golan heights.

then i said, yeah, I guess technically it is Rothschild's money since he does own the printing presses. And we have to use his money unless if we want to go to jail for using gold and silver to pay for things.

then i succumbed to jew-baiting and said, "is that how jews think?"

then i apologized and said i would like to learn hebrew, and tried to explain the illuminati to him and that Satan wants him to abuse the Palestinians some more.

i don't know if i will hear back from him.

pretty cool though, normal zionists from israel, i think, are looking for some feedback from pro-liberty people from the west. It might be an opportunity to do some co-intel pro, ourselves.

lawrence

you better start giving me

you better start giving me hebrew lessons, because this is getting old, the only few redeeming things about jews are the language, and some other things i can't really think of at the minute.... i think bob dylan's father had a transistor radio shop, and his last name was zeller, or zuckerman, or something like that, that's not important.

the only important thing was that bob dylan was a jew and his father had a transistor radio shop in his garage, or something like that, and most importantly they did live in minnesota. and more importantly they didn't call the cops on someone for paying for things in gold and silver. it was very non-jewish of them and a very wonderful moment in jewish history.

please start giving me hebrew lessons since you're such philosemitic

i want some hebrew lessons !!!

lawrence

i'm not joking, i would like

i'm not joking, i would like you to write some things in hebrew

lawrence

haahahahahaha you said jew

haahahahahaha

you said jew

lawrence

Come on liberty,

it is difficult to defend the indefensible.
We all know that the "aid" that goes to Israel doesn't filter down to Joe Average Israeli, it gets spent on the arms race, weapons of death, and corrupt
bank dealings. Aid is an oxymoron when it actually means to abet criminal behavior.

Jill

Aid creates dependency, grows local socialism and makes Israel weaker. AIPAC is a lobby for Pentagon and CIA, the latter two collect 50% cut.

If Israel controlled the situation, it would not allow US to sell weapons to Egypt, Saudia Arabia, Pakistan, Jordan, etc or train police force in West Bank.

In terms of "stuggering cost" to US taxpayers, just defense of Turkey, South Korea and Japan costs us 100+ times more. So why taxes from American Jews should go on defense of Turkey or as aid to Pakistan?

do you think that the people who profit from aid

will be in Israel when the SHTF? No, they will be sitting behind shiny black doors in Geneva, well out of harms way.
The people who profit from Israel don't give a flying Fig for the place, it is only a means to an end.

Duh, that's easy. Its because

Duh, that's easy. Its because all Jews are evil and want to take over the world =)

You mean Khazars,

Sephardic Zionists or real Jews (Palestinian Semites)? ;)

" LollerZ, no , joo-s in

" LollerZ, no , joo-s in junral."

Palestinian Semites

That comment cannot be substantiated by the archaeological and historical evidence.

Palestinians are not Semites.

More garbage from you.

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You are full of crap! The

You are full of crap! The latest research from Johns Hopkins actually reveals that the great majority of Jews have little if any genetic connection to the ancient people of Judea and ancient Israel. The Palestinians in fact, ARE Semitic. They are a mix of Cannanite, ancient Hebrew, Phoenician, and Arabic. http://www.haaretz.com/weekend/week-s-end/the-jewish-people-... apologize!

Listen

If you want to take as gospel Jewish media and their institutions that's your short coming. They are the father of lies.

I don't care what Johns Hopkins or any other corrupted Modern University has to say. Their "scientific research" does not marry up to the evidence being pulled out of the ground.

Palestinians are Arabs. Arab is Hebrew for mixed. How can they be of the tribes of Israel. Not possible.

Did Turks build these?
http://news.discovery.com/history/archaeology/gate-to-hell-f...

http://archive.org/details/onantiquityofgae00maci

The books of the Bible are accurate historical documentations of events which have also been recorded by other ancient historians in their westward migration.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWQVYG2c1Fc

Matthew 10:5-6
These twelve did Jesus send forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into the cities of the Samaritans enter ye not: But go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.

If the Arabs are the true Semites why did the Apostle Paul not proselytize to them but rather went to the Galatians(Gauls), Corinthians etc?

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Isaiah 43:3-5

Who are Semites then?

It used to be "member of any of a number of peoples of ancient southwestern Asia including the Akkadians, Phoenicians, Hebrews, and Arabs." What your sources tell you?

But "anti-Semite" has a different meaning than "Semite" and all dictionaries have a separate entry for this accordingly.

http://www.haaretz.com/weeken

http://www.haaretz.com/weekend/week-s-end/the-jewish-people-... Read and learn. Most Jews have little if any genetic connection to Semites.

That's not entirely true.

Jews did migrate into the Khazar empire after the failed Jewish uprising in Judea.

Jewish criminality goes back long before the Khazars converted in the 800's

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So highlighting

So highlighting the truth is "anti Semitic"?

Let me guess. Muslims own The Federal Reserve and all the media.

By the way Jew are not Semites. They are the NWO.

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No, please engage into rational arguments

Be a MAN. Use what you have read and saw in your books and youtube clips and present YOUR arguments here without links to others.

My point is this:
Zinonism (according to Webster) is "an international movement originally for the establishment of a Jewish national or religious community in Palestine and later for the support of modern Israel." Intentional distortion of the definition is not a rational discussion.

Please demosnstrate that Evangelical Zionists want to control the world. Please demostrate the ability of Khazars to control China but not your wife. And lastly, tell us how you can find a strength not to be controlled by the Khazars yourself (it is obvious they control your mind and thus your life.)

...

For starters.

http://jewise.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/the-jew-that-started-...

http://jewishfaces.com/china.html

Not to mention David Sassoon and the Opium wars.

Who brought the trade barriers down while manufacturing was being shipped abroad?

Do the rest yourself.

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Failed

I asked for your own arguments even if you repeat arguments of others. Looks like you cannot memorize your talking points beyond slogans.

facts are the facts

They stand on their own merit.

Just because I drive a car does not mean I have to reinvent the wheel.

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Link is not a fact

and you refused to present your arguments here for everyone to see. Failed.

IsraHell

exists as a central hub and to provide indemnity to Jewish criminality.
The cost is being borne by all of humanity. Not just America.

Hitler on Zionists/Jews and The Protocols Of The Elders Of Zion
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&v=CAzPQoUlUQE...

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The only FACT that

can be established is that you have a mental dependency on the Jew. You think about them all the time. Zionists (each of them can be a Khazar, Evangelical, rich, on welfare, etc) cannot control the mind or actions of NORMAL Libertarians. You are either not a Libertarian or mentally weak. Or both.

Stop

Talking out your backside. Take your Jewish Freudian garbage elsewhere.

You are either ignorant to Jewish criminality or are a Jewish Internet Defense Force troll

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I suggest to start a separate thread about

Jews. Oops, I mean Khazars. Real Jews are Palestinian muslims, as folks of your caliber had discovered. This thread is about greedy Israel and ambivalent Egypt. Since 25% of Israeli citizens are not Jews (I mean non-Khazars), USA aid goes to them too after 50% is sent back by Pentagon.

Suggestion

Instead of spamming any thread that remotely discusses Israel, Jews, Semites or whatever your want to call them, use your wisdom to actually educate in a non-condescending manner.

I may have just seen the tip of the iceberg, but I think it's enough already. Doesn't mean you don't have anything important to tell the DP, but your setting up the soapbox in the wrong places it seems.

Even Greenland knows what's going on!

I am for stopping aid to ALL

That includes not supporting EU banks and no free military assistance to NATO, Japan, Turkey, Pakistan, Israel, etc.

And you? Do you support UN and aid to muslims?