Posted on: June 4, 2020 Posted by: Mitchell Plitnick Comments: 0

Marc Lamont Hill On George Floyd, Eyad Hallaq, And Much More

I am so delighted to be joined on the podcast today by Prof. Marc Lamont Hill. Besides being someone I am proud to call my friend, Marc is a tremendous intellectual and activist.  He is one of the leading intellectual voices in the country and is the Steve Charles Professor of Media, Cities, and Solutions at Temple University. Prior to that, he held positions at Columbia University and Morehouse College.…

Posted on: May 21, 2020 Posted by: Mitchell Plitnick Comments: 0

The Jerusalem Conundrum

On Monday, Antony Blinken, former Deputy Secretary of State and Joe Biden’s leading foreign policy advisor, affirmed Biden’s strong pro-Israel credentials at a webcast hosted by the Orwellian-named Democratic Majority for Israel. His words made two things clear. One, Biden remains vastly preferable to Trump. Two, Biden is incapable of any positive contribution to ending the ongoing denial of Palestinian rights.

Posted on: May 21, 2020 Posted by: Mitchell Plitnick Comments: 0

Key Biden adviser offers little hope for Palestinians

On Monday, the Orwellian-named “Democratic Majority for Israel” hosted a talk by Joe Biden’s lead foreign policy advisor, Antony Blinken. In my latest piece at Responsible Statecraft I examine what Blinken had to say and, unfortunately, conclude that Biden has learned nothing form years of failure as a senator and vice president. The same problems that doomed the one-sided and biased policies he pursued in those roles are still driving Biden.…