....is this what we need: Peretz the Union-Boss to lead modern Israel? There is a leadership crisis in Israel. When faced with the choice between Yachimowitz and Peretz, I choose Alterman or Groucho Marx. Yes, it is true: Avoda is dead, will not be resurrected. Over and out. Amen.
Syrian rebels threaten to shell government forces if prisoners' demands not met (Reuters)
from the article: Amir Peretz announces bid to regain Labor leadership