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
I missed the news yesterday, and am appalled to read this now. I will miss Ze'ev's analyses immensely; his cool-headed reports were the only way to know what was really going down in Israel. My condolences to Ze'ev Schiff's family, his friends, and his colleagues at Ha'aretz. And also to his wider circle - his readers.