Obama's attempt to impose peace on Israel

Looks like President Obama is applying the same logic to Mideast peace talks that he used for health care reform: if the wood's too hard to drive the nail, get a bigger hammer.Foolish observers (like me) thought that Obama had understood, late last fall, that focusing on Israeli settlements was a losing strategy. Now, however, he's come roaring back, pushing even harder. Apparently his goal is to impose a peace settlement within the next two years - just as he has imposed health care ‘reform' on the rest of us. Support for Israel from some 300 Members of Congress as well as over 63% of the American public affects his policy as little as did the opposition of 55% of the American public to ObamaCare.Nor does Obama seem to care that some 48% of Israelis no longer feel that the United States is on their side. Why is this important? Because there's no way the United States can broker peace if the Israelis have no confidence that their national security concerns will be...(Read Full Post)