Dan Drezner ’90 has more thoughts on the Jewish lobby.

There appears to be a general assessment that Mearsheimer and Walt have gotten two things right:

1) You need to factor in interest group politics when you try to explain U.S. policy towards Israel and/or the wider Middle East — including, most obviously, AIPAC;

2) Mentioning this fact can put one at risk of being called anti-Semitic, which stunts debate on the topic.

Read the whole thing. Like EphBlog, Drezner generally occupies a sensible middle ground in most contentious debates.

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