Meretz is dissapearing because what it ued to say is now said by Kadima and the labor party. If you look at the Clinton parameters, the Geneva accord , the Annapolis summit and Olmert's offer, it's a a carbon copy of what Meretz (and it's ancestor Mapam) has been saying since the 1980's. Since mainstream political parties have adopted the Meretz program, it's becoming meaningless to vote for them. Nonetheless, 20 years ago, they were ahead of their time.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: We shall be as dreamers