Had the public been asked in 1948 whether to establish the State, they might have been persuaded by 5-star Gen. George Marshall's argument that it was better to wait awhile. But Ben Gurion exerted his influence on the other leaders, and got a majority for an immediate declaration of independence. Netanyahu can easily do the same with respect to the freeze. He is in a much simpler situation because he can go for an alternative coalition. But Netanyahu does not lead, he is a political coward. The wrong man for the moment. He should be replaced.
Israeli High Court orders Israel to return bodies of Palestinians killed at Qalandiyah (Haaretz)
from the article: Where is Anwar Sadat when Israel needs him?
Critics blame the emotional trauma inflicted on teenagers, the high cost imposed on parents, and the nationalist message at the expense of universal values.10:56 05.05.16 | 0 comments