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When U.S. Foreign Policy Meets Biblical Prophecy
AlterNet.

George Bush's apocalyptic rhetoric echoes the belief of evangelists that the destruction of Iraq is part of a divine plan.
 
Does the Bible foretell regime change in Iraq? Did God establish Israel's boundaries millennia ago? Is the United Nations a forerunner of a satanic world order? Does the Bible foretell regime change in Iraq? Did God establish Israel's boundaries millennia ago? Is the United Nations a forerunner of a satanic world order? To read more...
 
 
Onwards Christian Soldiers
June 2009
A series of 11 photos juxtaposing triumphant war images of U.S. forces in Iraq with inspirational Biblical quotes from the books of Isiah 5:28, Ephesians 6:13, Proverbs 16:3, Joshua 1:9, 1 Peter: 2:15, Isiah 26:2, Daniel 5:5-28, Psalm 33-16-19, and 1 Chron 16:11. These images were delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld to the White House, where they were read by the man who on September 16, 2001 referred to America's War on Terrorism as a "crusade".
 
These images form a part of an article by Robert Draper titled:
And He Shall Be Judged
June 2009
 
 
How Israel Helped to Spawn Hamas
By Andrew Higgins
January 24, 2009
 
Surveying the wreckage of a neighbor's bungalow hit by a Palestinian rocket, retired Israeli official Avner Cohen traces the missile's trajectory back to an "enormous, stupid mistake" made 30 years ago.
"Hamas, to my great regret, is Israel's creation," says Mr. Cohen, a Tunisian-born Jew who worked in Gaza for more than two decades. To read more...
 
 
 
In Israel, Settling for Less
By GADI TAUB
Op-Ed Contributor
The New York Times
Published: August 29, 2010
 
WILL Israel remain a Zionist state? If so, what kind? These are the important questions in Israeli politics today, and will be looming over the direct talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority scheduled to begin Thursday in Washington. to read more...