“The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy

If you haven’t heard, the Chicago Council on Global Affairs has canceled a talk scheduled for next month by Professors Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer, co-authors of the now-famous study “The Israel Lobby.” Walt (of Harvard) and Mearsheimer (of the University of Chicago) were to discuss their upcoming book, “The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy,” but the Council caved, apparently in response to critics who wanted an opponent of the two men to share the stage with them to provide “balance.”…

“The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy" (by Professors Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer – Harpers Magazine)_____(Pro-Groot)Israel lobby)_______Israel Lobby op VK-site

John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt were scheduled to use the Sept. 27 address to outline their upcoming book, “The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy,” which is expected to be released by Farrar, Straus & Giroux early next month. But the president of the Chicago Council, Marshall Bouton, canceled the event under pressure from critics who were uncomfortable with the academics’ arguments, according to a letter drafted by Mearsheimer and Walt to the Council’s board….

Walt and Mearsheimer censored: Chicago Council on Global Affairs cancels talk (MuzzleWatch.com)

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