Fears, distrust, zealotry, greed and a threat of diversity are the many elements that reside in the minds of the Israeli right. Israeli leaders exploit those emotions in direct conflict with rational thought. The world is continually evolving with more diversity. People or nations cannot survive forever as islands in this ocean. It is to Israel's benefit to build durable relationships with all it's citizens and neighbors.
4.2-scale earthquake felt in Dead Sea, Jerusalem area (Haaretz)
from the article: When did the Israeli right become so McCarthyite?