Originally Posted by cutthemdown
What do people want the USA to do? Stop giving Israel aid? put sanctions on them?
I'll answer your question with a question.
What exactly does Israel do for the United States? Do they provide anything we can't get somewhere else or do ourselves for less trouble? We're not even their largest trading partner...they export more to China and Russia than the US.
They have no oil.
In terms of the economic factors (you know, that thing you Repugs like to talk about all the time), Israel gives us NOTHING. In terms of military? There's nothing the Israelis can do that we can't do for ourselves.