Leading U.S. Jewish Figure Leon Wieseltier: I've Lost All Hope for Israel-Palestinian Peace

Writing in the New Republic, Wieseltier blasts Netanyahu’s 'outrageous proposal' to build in the E-1 area and describes Avigdor Lieberman as 'the fascist face of Israel'. But he also condemns Hamas and Mahmoud Abbas.

Leon Wieseltier - one of the most prominent figures in America’s Jewish, intellectual and liberal elites and a staunch lifelong supporter of Israel - has lost hope that “peace between Israelis and Palestinians will occur in my lifetime.”