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
First, we were told we could not make peace because the Palestinians were not united (Hamas in Gaza and Fatah in the West Bank). Now, if they are united we still can't make peace. Poor little us. Maybe, just maybe, we don't want to make peace.