Not only does Hamas have an abundance of supporters in academia, and among ‘activists’, libertarians, and leftists, it also boasts influential proponents perched high in the upper echelons of the American policy making establishment, like former Secretary of State Madeline Albright, who heads the U.S.-Muslim Engagement Project
Not surprisingly, the Leadership Group for the U.S.-Muslim Engagement Project headed by former Secretary of State Madeline Albright boasts a number of distinguished members possessing an impressive array of credentials from the oil industry. According to its web site, they include, Richard Armitage, President, Armitage International; former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State: Richard Armitage is President of Armitage International L.C. …
“[W]e’ve created a different concept—a different model, Mark. I’m the head coach of this strategic initiative, and the President of the United States, or the President of Malaysia, or the President of England, is like a player you want to bring in for particular plays.[…]”
Not surprisingly, Imam Faisal Rauf and Michel Chossudovsky share a corollary cause: giving up Israel, but with a number of striking differences. While Imam Rauf collaborates with former Secretary of State Madeline Albright, is interviewed on major news networks, and is invited to speak to the Council on Foreign Relations, Chossudosky lectures to college students, “leftists” and “peace” activists on university campuses across Canada and the United States and is widely featured and fawned over by the “alternative” media worldwide. Nothing, it seems, has been left to chance.