Beilin is stuck in a rut and cannot extricate himself. He demands Hamas to recognize Israel's right to exist even though it had existed now for 58 years, thank you.. Hamas demands Israel to recognize the Palestinians right to exist in their free and sovereign state in the entirety of the East Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem to which Israel has repeatedly responded no thank you. Neither Likud nor Kadima will relent on this issue. Peretz is trying to cover all options and Meretz is reluctant to propose bold moves- The Geneva principles are fine and dandy but it takes tremendous effort to move from absent motion to first base.
Hundreds protest by Tel Aviv club where 'rape video' was filmed calling for club's closure (Haaretz)
from the article: The next political move