Samantha Power, Obama's pick as America's Ambassador to the UN, will fit right in

Samantha Power has been a notorious critic of Israel for years and that, naturally, makes her well-qualified under President Obama's criteria to serve in such a crucial post. She will be welcomed with open arms at the United Nations. We at American Thinker have been warning about her influence with Barack Obama since 2008 (see Samantha Power and Obama's Foreign Policy Team). But her bit of nastiness seems to be tinged with a bit of anti-Semitism as well. When concerns arose in 2008 regarding Barack Obama and his views towards Israel it generated wrath from Ms. Power, who was a key foreign policy adviser to candidate Obama. She let loose in a radio interview while in Europe, "So much of it is about: 'Is he going to be good for the Jews?"  Her writings and sayings are laced with more of anti-Semitism. Power writes of her willingness to impose solutions on the Israelis and Palestinians and that she would be willing to: "alienat[e] a domestic constituency of...(Read Full Post)