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 | 2 comments
The losers could well be the TV audiences who have been fed mundane stories of Syrian,Lebanese,Bahrain,Egypt,Yemen uprisings dubbed The Arab Spring. Nothing can compare with a juicy episode of confrontation on the high seas. Cheers and well done Greece. Ho hum back to another day on the Swiss Alps where the latest news is that my neighbour fell off his bicycle.