Netanyahu, Lieberman and the ultra-Orthodox rule because the people of Israel have abdicated leadership to the zealots. It is the religious and settler zealots that incite violence and then leverage it into a fear for security among the rest of the Israelis. It is time for Israelis to take back control of their government from the zealots. To ignore the two-year debacle the zealots have created is to allow Israel to continue a downward spiral into a morass from which there is no return.
One student killed, three wounded at Arizona campus during fight (a)