What Biden and the Democrats Can Appear to Do About Gaza

The Horror That Could Have Been Stopped by a Phone Call

Photo: Adam Schultz, White House.

When it comes to the genocide that the United States is helping Israel inflict on Gaza, Joe Biden is never more repugnant than when he pretends to care.

I actually prefer his one-sided regional empathy: tedious reminiscences of chats with Golda Meir and odious references to Israel’s psychopathic Prime Minister as “Bibi”. { A  term of endearment which for me has long since become the moral equivalent of musing about Reichsführer Himmler as “Heiny”. }

Yet while Biden’s casual enabling of wanton carnage has wrought a humanitarian nightmare, there is a public relations solution to Gaza so simple I’m surprised the hierarchy of the Democratic Party hasn’t stapled it atop Joe’s binder and marked it “FOR IMMEDIATE PRATTLE”.

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Jerry Long is a writer, actor, podcaster and political satirist who, with his brother Joe, has worked with Adam McKay on numerous projects. He can also be reached at jlbeggar@gmail.com

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