Remembering 1974: The year we failed to repair the state
We should have rolled up our sleeves and built another Israel, but the country that returned from the war was not able to redefine itself.
The past month was the month of atonement. The period between the Hebrew anniversary of the Yom Kippur War and the day it is marked on the general calendar was devoted entirely to the 40-year-old trauma. We went back to the falling strongholds and the burning Phantoms and the desperate cries of the fighters over the field radio. We returned to the collapsing Bar-Lev Line and to the Golan...
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