Alison Weir

Alison Weir

Former journalist Alison Weir is president of the Council for the National Interest and executive director of If Americans Knew, a think tank that provides information on Israel-Palestine.

Ms. Weir writes and speaks widely on the Middle East and is the author of a meticulously sourced book on the history of the US-Israel relationship: "Against Our Better Judgment: The Hidden History of How the US Was Used to Create Israel."

Her articles and more information about her are available at

Upcoming book readings can be seen on her book page:

(She is also the author of a children's book, "Peter Good Night")

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    • Against Our Better Judgment

    • The Hidden History of How the U.S. Was Used to Create Israel
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    Soon after WWII, U.S. statesman Dean Acheson warned that creating Israel on land already inhabited by Palestinians would "imperil" both American and all Western interests in the region....

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