Why should Hamas negotiate a ceasefire when they're successfully achieving their ojectives through violence? The pinheads masquerading as "thinkers" are simply refusing to believe the clearly stated goal of Hamas, which is the extermination of all Jews everywhere. But then denial of reality in favor of cockamamie theories is a standard attribute of the left.
Knesset passes 'Norwegian Law' allowing ministers to resign their seats, remain in cabinet (Haaretz)
from the article: Leading Israeli authors, intellectuals call for truce with Hamas