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    • Dan Tamir
    • 28.03.11 | 06:18 (IST)

    I am reading all the predictions by writers and readers with amusement. Looks like they forget that the privilege of being a prophet is assigned to infants and Idiots. We are at a "point of discontinuity" in history, lacking the ability to predict. We can however, consider different scenarios and responses. Unfortunately the ability of Israel to influence or gain from many of these scenarios seems to be limited. Nevertheless, maybe we can take the risk and make unilateral proactive moves such as signaling that we are ready to recognize a Palestinian state, rather than sit and wait for the events to unfold.

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