Questioning US-Israel relations
Questioning US-Israel relationsThe Stream speaks with Stephen Walt, co-author of ‘The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy.’
Israel has received more foreign aid from the United States than any other country in the world, and each year influential pro-Israeli government groups donate millions of dollars to US lawmakers and political campaigns.
But to what extent has America's relationship with Israel affected opportunities to influence positive change in the Middle East?
We speak with Harvard Professor Stephen Walt, a self-described “foreign policy realist” and co-author of “The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy.”
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