What is Hezbollah?

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This past December, there was a news report that the Obama administration stifled an investigation into the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah in order to help secure the nuclear deal with Iran. I decided to make this video about the terrorist group to help shed light on just how serious this is. Thanks to my Patrons! Joshua Bartlett: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKF6NebaoyoJ4HwWFBzSNOA Snizzypoo: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCE_NQ_U4rb5e1obpzwqnIEw To become a patron and help me keep producing more, better quality videos: https://www.patreon.com/my_2_cents https://www.makersupport.com/My_2_Cents Rewards: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rOp07TPLL4 If you'd like to make a one time donation through PayPal or with Bitcoin: https://www.paypal.me/My2CentsVideos Bitcoin Wallet: 1CJ4z5drcgHVvNKKJhANB8NEJur8qKiZHS Teespring Store: https://teespring.com/my2cents#pid=2&cid=2397&sid=front Amazon Affiliate Links: Basic Economics by Thomas Sowell: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0465022529/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0465022529&linkCode=as2&tag=my2cents08-20&linkId=6669f499e4655e9d6433ac9a3c83b265 The Gift of Fear by Gavin DeBecker: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0440508835/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0440508835&linkCode=as2&tag=my2cents08-20&linkId=903990b72730136c9b7e4a24c1fd1933 Anatomy of the State by Murray Rothbard: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1607967723/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=1607967723&linkCode=as2&tag=my2cents08-20&linkId=14c49b33101f53dd38aa681452e4b974 Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for -fair use- for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use. Articles Cited: https://nypost.com/2017/12/18/obama-protected-hezbollah-drug-ring-to-save-iran-nukes-deal/ Academic Sources AbuKahlil, A. (1991). Ideology and practice of Hizballah in Lebanon: Islamization of Leninist Organizational Principles. Middle Eastern Studies, 27 (3), 390-403. Ackbarzadeh, S. (2016). Why does Iran need Hizbullah?. Muslim World, 106 (1), 127-140. doi: 10.1111/muwo.12128 Alagha, J. E. (2006). The Shifts in Hizbullah’s Ideology : Religious Ideology, Political Ideology, and Political Program. Leiden: Amsterdam University Press. Arena, M. P. (2006). Hizballah’s Global Criminal Operations. Global Crime, 7 (3/4), 454-470. doi: 10.1080/17440570601073186 Avon, D., Todd, J. M. & Khatchadourian, A. (2012). Hezbollah: A History of the ‘Party of God.’ Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Countering Extremism Project. (2016, November). Hezbollah. Retrieved from https://www.counterextremism.com/sites/default/files/threat_pdf/Hezbollah-11222016.pdf Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center at the Center for Special Studies. (2003, June). Hezbollah (part 1): Profile of the Lebanese Shiite Terrorist Organization of Global Reach Sponsored by Iran and Supported by Syria. Retrieved from http://www.terrorism-info.org.il/Data/pdf/PDF_simuchin_349_2.pdf Laub, Z. & Masters, J. (2014, January). Hezbollah. Council on Foreign Relations. Retrieved from https://www.cfr.org/backgrounder/hezbollah#chapter-title-0-3 Levitt, M. (2013). Hezbollah: The Global Footprint of Lebanon’s Party of God. Georgetown, MD: Georgetown University Press. Lieber, R. J. & Yaniv, A. (1983). Personal whim or strategic imperative?: The Israeli invasion of Lebanon. International Security, 8 (2), 117-142. Martin, G. (2016). Understanding Terrorism: Challenges, Perspectives, and Issues (5th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc. Michaels, J. (2013, October 23). Recalling the deadly 1983 attack on the Marine barracks. USA Today. Retrieved from https://www.usatoday.com/story/nation/2013/10/23/marines-beirutlebanon-hezbollah/3171593/ Rudner, M. (2010). Hizbullah: An Organizational and Operational Profile. International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence, 23 (2), 226-246. doi: 10.1080/08850600903565654 Tagliabue, S. M. (2015). Inside Hezbollah: The al-Mahadi Scouts, education, and resistance. DOMES: Digest of Middle East Studies, 24 (1), 74-95. doi: 10.1111/dome.12059 Start your own Minds account: https://www.minds.com/register;referrer=My2Centz To follow me elsewhere: Twitter: https://twitter.com/_My2_Cents_ Minds: https://www.minds.com/My2Centz BitChute: https://www.bitchute.com/channel/my_2_cents/ WordPress: https://my2centsvideos.com Gab.Ai: https://gab.ai/My_2_Cents iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/my-2-cents/id1300365679?mt=2

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