THESE ARE CRUEL TIMES FOR ISRAEL AND IT CANNOT NOT ACT

BY fELIX qUIGLEY

jULY 20, 2008

Benny Morris is a Professor of History at Ben Gurion University. He has written an article which has appeared in the New York Times and which has been carried on the British website Harry’s Place (http://www.hurryupharry.org/2008/07/19/benny-morris-why-israel-will-bomb-iran/) with consequent discussion in which a blogger called Irie supports the Iranian antisemitic Fascists.

Morris in the past has been a leader of the reactionary and anti-Israel New Historians. His lies have been exposed by Efraim Karsh. But in this article Morris simply gives a report on the realities facing Israel. It is a good article and confirms all of the recent articles we have published on 4international. Israel is in huge danger and confirms what we said, Israel simply has no alternative than to go it alone against the Iranian Nuclear bomb.

[start article from Benny Morris here]

ISRAEL will almost surely attack Iran’s nuclear sites in the next four to seven months — and the leaders in Washington and even Tehran should hope that the attack will be successful enough to cause at least a significant delay in the Iranian production schedule, if not complete destruction, of that country’s nuclear program. Because if the attack fails, the Middle East will almost certainly face a nuclear war Continue reading