Israel's Terror of Truth and Reconciliation

South Africa proved how simple it is to pave a way to the future. But in this country it's so easy to sink into the animosities of the past.

Now that the right wing has coined the phrase “diplomatic terror,” many more innovations are waiting in the wings. “Negotiations terror” will surely be one of them, and one can only hope that uncultured students with low grades (tziyunim in Hebrew) won't accuse their teachers of “grade terror” (terror tziyuni, which sounds a lot like...