The prophecy of Ms Atwood is so true simple that people might not recognize its validity. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '21'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '8'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Paul Walin
    • 14.08.10 | 20:50 (IDT)

    The advantages of Ms Atwood are the fact that she is intelligent enough to have learned the subject; she is an excellent writer who knows how to put ideas into simple and understandable sentences; and she is sufficiently far away from day-to-day life in the Middle East in order to maintain a clear and unbiased perspective. She also says what many of our Israeli politicians and also foreign ones know is the only viable and life-affirming solution. What Ms Atwood says is clear and simple. What she does not say but transpires from her every word is that she is a believer and believers have hopes and dreams. Many of us, Israeli and Palestinian are at a loss of hope. Ms Atwood made me dream for few minutes, and hope starts coming back.

    from the article: Mideast peace needs prophets, not yes-men
    First published 16:10 14.08.10 | Last updated 16:10 14.08.10
Haaretz Headlines
Gal Hirsch.

FBI gave police intel on Gal Hirsch in 2013

AG set to examine materials concerning two defense deals by prospective police chief and former IDF commander.

A Palestinian farmer in the Jordan Valley.

Settlers to be removed from private Palestinian land

High Court ruled against Jordan Valley settlers farming over 5,000 dunams of private land since the 1990s.

Protesters hold signs reading 'Prostitution is rape,' and 'Brothel = rape facility.'

The silent call for help of Israeli prostitutes

Addressing prostitution requires more than the passage of a law. The need to do so became painfully clear in the wake of the suicide of a Tel Aviv prostitute earlier this month.

Egyptian school pupils march in front of the site of the Great Pyramids during a trip to Giza, Egypt

In Egypt, 'free' education is luxury saved for rich

Surging dropout rate seems only answer to overcrowded classrooms, but even those who hang on face exorbitant sums for private lessons.