Now that SecDef thinks Israeli Occupation is Apartheid, will the Lobby Blackballing Fail?

President-elect Trump’s choice of General Mattis for Secretary of Defense is a well balanced decision. He is an ideal experienced choice. However, because of an earlier balanced statement he made about Israel’s apartheid treatment of Palestinians may call into question his approval in the Senate. Watch for the actions of Senator Schumer, the Democratic Minority Leader and the position of