and is it only they who hark back to the past? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • shelley
    • 28.08.13 | 02:38 (IDT)

    As the Haaretz opinion piece last week noted: the right does not have a plan. When the future view is " God will help us, it's in the Torah" which is all I ever hear if IF I can get them to stop the 'because because' readout of past offenses of the Arabs.... So, let us acknowledge that the impasse in the Israeli- Palestine conflict is in large measure due to impacted brains focused solely on the past. A stonewall to thinking pragmatically about the future, on both sides.

    from the article: Light comes from the West, nostalgia from the Middle East
    First published 01:49 28.08.13 | Last updated 19:05 26.08.13
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