Does Israel benefit from US foreign aid?Here's a thought-provoking question for Israelis: Does Israel benefit from US foreign aid?
As the national liberation movement of the Jewish people, Zionism has historically held as its basic aspiration the achievement of political independence for the Jewish people in the Jewish homeland. Because a nation cannot be both dependent and independent at the same time, accepting money from the United States has essentially placed Israel in a situation of dependency that has critically eroded the Jewish state's sovereignty.
As advocates of organic democracy and the notion that a government's policies should reflect the will of the people it serves, the Free Zion movement works to achieve an Israeli leadership that behaves according to the national interest of the Jewish people and not according to the regional agendas of foreign actors.
Let's go to the videotape (Hat Tip: Ze'ev via Twitter).
If God forbid Obama is reelected, we may yet get to test this theory....