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Lincoln as a Bleeding Heart Peacenik?

Honest Abe used exactly the same blockade tactic against the Confederacy over which the Israeli Left is now sobbing its eyes out.

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Honest Abe used exactly the same blockade tactic against the Confederacy over which the Israeli Left is now sobbing its eyes out! And frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn!

Originally published at The American Thinker.
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About the Author: Steven Plaut is a professor at the University of Haifa. He can be contacted at steveneplaut@yahoo.com.


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2 Responses to “Lincoln as a Bleeding Heart Peacenik?”

  1. Didi Remez says:

    Um, why don’t you ask Plaut for a citation or two? I consume a lot of Israeli media but can’t remember one instance when the analogy was used. Plaut has lost at least one libel suit, so I tend not to take his word for it.

  2. The left is using revisionist history. They have no clue as to the facts so they invent them to suit their purpose and then complain whenever somebody points out that they don't actually have any facts.

    We have several of these revisionists working on early Israel history like Noam Chomsky and Benny Morris. They have invented quotes and actions that never took place.

    Lincoln was anything but a leftist and would have hung those that act the our current leftists.

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