Alon Pinkas, Foreign relations expert & former Consul General of Israel in New York [ Biography ]
Memo to the President-elect: The Middle East 2009 You can campaign in the Midwest without alluding to the Mideast, but you cannot govern in Washington that way. Obama is not 'bad for Israel' What constitutes "Pro-Israel", and who appointed or commissioned anyone to cast a judgment on the issue? Why do we care? Israel is not the 51st state in the Union nor is it, despite what people like me would make you believe, New York City's 6th borough.