Does Israel rule the world?

Given that the NSA gives unfettered access to data on US Citizens (and everyone else) to Israel, one has to wonder who is in control in the US.

Hillary Mann Leverett* seems to indicate that Israel does indeed have an awful lot of power in Washington.  Outstanding interview.

* Co-Author of Going To Tehran, U.S. Foreign Policy Professor at American University, Academic Board Member of The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, former National Security and State Department official in the Bush and Clinton administrations,