I want to begin this post with an acknowledgement. There are few minefields more lethal than where I'm heading. For a person to even suggest criticism of Israel is tantamount to being charged with anti-Semitism. It's about as automatic as Tuesday following Monday. So, while I will disavow any such bias, I know no words will convince those who automatically believe otherwise. That said, let's move on.
Since I've discussed some general issues with our Foreign Policy, let's look at the most difficult foreign policy problem facing us today: the Middle East, and more specifically Israel vs. Palestine.