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Forgotten hero: Senator Wayne Morse against war in Vietnam

Sen. Morse was one of only two Senators (!) who opposed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which authorized  President Johnson to take military action in Vietnam without a declaration of war. The Tonkin Resolution was the official start of the

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Israel - Zitat des Tages

 But I can tell you with absolute confidence, the delegation [of farmers from the Golan] that came to persuade [prime minister] Eshkol to take the heights was [...] about the heights' land. [...] I saw them, and I spoke to them. They didn't even try to hide their greed for that land.

Moshe Dayan
(Verteidigungsminister 1967 - 74. Über die landgierigen Siedler auf den Golanhöhen, die Levi Eshkol im Juni 1967 bedrängt haben, Krieg gegen die Syrer zu führen.)

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