I was a passionate advocate for Isreal for a long time. Then I began to realize that the settlement building just continued unabated regardless of WHATEVER government was in power. Despite the corrosive effect that it had on the peace process, and despite all the posturing of so many people, including the Isreali left, the settlement building just went on and on. You've described it exactly right. And maybe Netanyahu will make the world finally acknowledge that there will be no real peace process, so let's begin to discuss what the real future of the Palestians will be.
Israeli ambassador to U.K.: Elements of left 'in denial' about 'disease' of anti-Semitism (Haaretz)
from the article: Thank you, Eli Yishai, for exposing the peace process masquerade