on the extreme left, I fear that what you think of as moderate might provide the Palestinians with nothing but despair and Israel becoming increasingly a state ruled by nationalist and religious extremists. Under this scenario, the Palestinians might as well give up all hope of getting a state and launch an intifada and secular Israelis might as well pack up and leave. A more humanitarian and open-minded approach might have a different and better outcome. Don't you think so?
Palestinian stabs three police officers outside Damascus Gate, East Jerusalem (Haaretz)
from the article: Ultimately, Israeli leftism is based on one’s view of the occupation