Former journalist Alison Weir is president of the Council for the National Interest and executive director of If Americans Knew, a think tank that provides information on Israel-Palestine.
Ms. Weir writes and speaks widely on the Middle East and is the author of a meticulously sourced book on the history of the US-Israel relationship: "Against Our Better Judgment: The Hidden History of How the US Was Used to Create Israel."
Her articles and more information about her are available at
Upcoming book readings can be seen on her book page: http://www.againstourbetterjudgment.com/events/
(She is also the author of a children's book, "Peter Good Night")