Israel's Crash Into the Diplomatic Iceberg

A combination of arrogance, complacency and moral stupor caused Israelis to continue to dance on the deck even as their ship was cruising straight into an iceberg. The skipper didn’t swerve in time. Nor did the passengers demand that he swerve in time.

I confess: Two and a half years ago, I was one of the first to warn about a diplomatic tsunami hitting our shores if we didn’t come up with a bold plan that...