Alison Weir, founder of "If Americans Knew" spoke at Rossmoor on February 9th. Her topic was "Israel, Palestine and the U.S.: the Context Behind the Headlines" Against Our Better Judgment: The Hidden History of how the U.S. was Used to Create Israel, by Alison Weir, documents the history of the Israel Lobby in the United States. Weir also discussed the root of the current violence in Israel-Palestine, distorted media coverage of the region, and why American taxpayers continue to send Israel over $10 million per day. Please link to www.IfAmericansKnew.org. Against Our Better Judgment is available for purchase at $10 or can be borrowed from Voices for Justice or the Rossmoor library.