A Washington Think Tank Wants to Remake John Quincy Adams into an Anti-Israel Anti-Interventionist, but He Was Neither

March 19 2021

Funded by the left’s billionaire bogeyman Charles Koch and the right’s bogeyman billionaire George Soros, the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft—named for President John Quincy Adams—was founded in 2019 to promote an alternative to what it sees as an “interventionist” trend in U.S. foreign policy. Many of its scholars seem particularly vexed that America might be insufficiently timid in its relations with totalitarian countries that seek to do it harm. Mike Watson explains:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, Christian Zionism, Iran, Israel Lobby, U.S. Foreign policy

When Jews, and Jewish Institutions, Give Cover to Anti-Semites

June 22 2021

During the recent round of fighting between Israel and Hamas, a few left-wing members of Congress not only condemned the Jewish state, but repeated libelous claims about “attacks” on al-Aqsa mosque. Worse still, their rhetoric seemed to imply, in classic anti-Semitic fashion, that Israel is not just a particularly problematic country, but one somehow at the root of all the world’s other problems. Seth Mandel writes:

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More about: ADL, Anti-Semitism, Anti-Zionism, Chuck Schumer, Congress