As always, Gideon is right. What is so distressing is that when the political/military sideshow is so well synchronised as to be seamless, it is hard to escape this thought: there is a psychological neurosis that is hard wired into the Israeli psyche. It starts with "our land," goes on to " our pain", finishes with " their deserving of our violence", all of which is so much a given that the way out can only be psychosis. We may be very close to that, as a Israelis and lovers of Israel. Then what?
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