Of alll your valuable contributions to Talkback this one surely ranks among your best. Many of the themes you mention are addressed in an excellent book called "Israeli Exceptionalism. The Destabilizing Logic of Zionism" by Shahid Alam, an economist teaching at the Northeastern University in Boston.
MK Amir Peretz tells Hatnua Leader Livni he intends to return to Labor Party (Haaretz)
from the article: The connections between Israeli greed and the existential threat