There is a mantra among the left that Israel and Hamas are equally to blame when it comes to the fighting in Gaza right now. There is one simple explanation for that position; such individuals want to support Hamas but cannot do so for political reasons. There is no other explanation. After all, Hamas is a designated Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) and Israel is an official ally.
Any honest assessment of what’s going on in Gaza right now requires deference to Israel unless you’re bought, evil or both.
That’s a perfect segue to both Hillary Clinton and Nancy Pelosi. In this first video, Hillary is interviewed by Jorge Ramos and actually attempts to defend Hamas firing from civilian locations by pointing to Gaza’s size not allowing for the rockets to be placed anywhere else.
She’s defending Hamas as much as is politically possible. In so doing, Hillary is blatantly defending Hamas. The giveaway starts at the 1:21 mark, when Hillary says, “Obviously Israel has a right to defend itself BUT…’ (h/t Breitbart):
In this exchange between House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and CNN’s Candy Crowley on State of the Union, Pelosi cites Qatar (a hotbed of terrorism) as a reliable source that insists “Hamas is a Humanitarian Organization”. To her credit, Crowley followed up that claim by clarifying that the U.S. has identified Hamas as a terrorist organization. It’s obvious that it pained Pelosi to acknowledge that fact.
Another noteworthy moment in this exchange comes when Pelosi refers to the ‘many Palestinians’ in her district (h/t CNS News):