Yes, Hamas and Iran are still the best of friends - Ignoring their collusion is dangerous

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS 4 December 2012
By James Kirchick

"To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle,” George Orwell wrote in 1946. He was describing a midcentury inclination to avoid "facing unpleasant facts,” one that manifested itself in the hypocrisy of those who claimed to be against Nazism while failing to support the military conscription needed to deter it. Today, the recognition of plain facts remains no less of a struggle for those analyzing world politics. (continue reading...)