The Prodigal Son-in-Law: Jared Kushner And The Rise Of The Neo-Cons In The Trump Admin

How Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner May Have Influenced Trump's Sudden Reversal On US Policy Towards Syria. Taken at face value, the premise that the President bombed a sovereign nation because his daughter had an emotional reactions to photos of an unconfirmed tragedy seem patently absurd. However, the base assertion that Ivanka convinced her father to attack is likely true due to the strong connections she and her husband Jared Kushner share with a foreign government that has consistently supported regime change in Syria – Israel.

US is Ready to Strike Iran's Nuclear Facilities in August

According to ABC,
the US is going to strike Iran’s nuclear facilities. An operation may
start as early as next month. The UK and Australia will participate in
intelligence efforts, such as identifying targets. The US-Iran relationship took a nosedive after Iran threatened to block the
Strait of Hormuz in early July. President Trump told the Iranian
leadership in a tweet that he would respond with force if Tehran’s
hostile anti-US rhetoric did not stop.

Midterm Scoreboard Reveals Massive Influence of Pro-Israel PACs on Congressional Candidates

A just-released Midterm Elections Scoreboard shows that Israel
partisans have dominated Congress over the past 10 years, despite the
preference of American voters, who consistently wish evenhanded policies and feel the U.S. gives Israel too much money. The detailed scoreboard on candidates for the Senate and House
of Representatives* shows that 28 pro-Israel PACs and numerous
pro-Israel individuals have given candidates millions of dollars in
campaign contributions. There are currently no pro-Palestine PACs
(although one of the pro-Israel PACs supports some Palestinian
positions).