Why the 'Left' is moribund. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael N
    • 19.12.10 | 08:37 (IST)

    Gideon Levi's rhetorical question why the 'Left ', not the 'Leftists' ,has failed receives a straight answer from Prof. Avneri's disappointing analysis which only strengthens the impression of the 'Left's tepid position. The truth is that all 'plans' thus far were in the B category. There is no room for another plan b which always translates into 'dead on arrival' solution. There is no substitute for the 'big picture'. All else translates into Near Eastern Suk haggling over trivia. Negotiations need to be on the core issues in dispute. Obama knows it but either does not have the political will or power to enforce his views which are spot on. Avneri better re-think his positions.

    from the article: Where is Obama's Plan B for Mideast peace?
    First published 01:39 19.12.10 | Last updated 01:39 19.12.10
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