But wait . . . your two scenarios for Eliot's view both involve Israel getting nuked. Pat was a vigorous proponent of the view that Eliot was PHILO-semitic. How does that square?
Eliot didn't make the Seven Day war, but obviously made it well past the Sinai crisis. I join you in asking if anyone knows whether he made any recorded comment on the British Mandate, founding of Israel, Sinai, etc.
In a message dated 2/22/2003 12:30:33 AM Eastern Standard Time, [log in to unmask] writes:
>What would Eliot Do?
>Now, if Pat (God bless her) were here, would she say that Eliot would either
>a) support the war because Israel would get nuked
>b) protest the war so that Israel gets nuked in a few years
>He lived long enough to see the power waves converging in the region --
>anyone know his thoughts?