We need Yossi to Remind us How Wrong we Have Been - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gavril Shalom
    • 14.08.06 | 07:24 (IDT)

    Yossi has turned up to persuade us that yet more has to be done to accomodate international public opinion.He wishes to persuade us against all the lessons of history that utopia and peace between nations is just about to break out.He also imagines that Switzerland can be created between the river and the sea.It is reassuring that there are dreamers amongst us although they may make better authors or artists than politicians.Yossi does not seem to be hampered by the need to live in the real world and offers dreams and utopian solutions.We need him but preferably a long way from the centre of power, or the decision making process.He can serve to remind us that the Peace Process has been a fantasy.Thanks Yossi !

    from the article: The 'morning after' commission
    First published 00:00 13.08.06 | Last updated 00:00 13.08.06
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