Short term thinking is pointless - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • bronxite10
    • 18.03.13 | 19:51 (IST)

    There is no short term solution. If there were, Oslo would have worked the first time. What the left should be looking for is the long term solution which works on population attitudes. Absent some catastophic war and mass expulsions, Jews and Palastinains will be living in Mandatory Palastine for a long time. Jews and Palastinains should be forming like minded groups to promote a long term arrangement. If and when that reaches critical mass, the borders and the legal structures will follow. That's an undertaking that will take a generation or two. If people of good faith don't start the process now, the outcome will be that much worse a generation or two from now.

    from the article: Israeli leftists, stop fantasizing
    First published 07:35 18.03.13 | Last updated 07:35 18.03.13
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