What is America’s real interest in Israel? According to James Baldwin, it’s not the Jewish people.

America’s foreign policy is to protect US interests abroad. James Balwdin writes on how the United States’ interest in The Holy Land is not a holy one.

“In an article that originally appeared in the September 29, 1979 issue of The Nation, James Baldwin wrote that “Jews and Palestinians know of broken promises.””

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