Yael Patir, Israel director of the left-leaning U.S. Jewish body, sat down with Haaretz to talk about Trump, the gap between U.S. and Israeli Jews, and the growing anger at the Israeli peace camp. Though she concedes boycott efforts by some on the left have a negative effect, she rejects calls to keep peace efforts local.01:12 01.05.16 | 4 comments
Today is 2007. If the Palestians wanted a state in the pre-1967 they should have done it after the war, but they chose to reject recognition, peace and negociaton with Israel. Today they see that their strategy is not leading them anywhere. Palestinians have to pay a price for their mistakes, and that price is called the settlement blocks.