Bibi, Be Like Eshkol

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may share a birth month with David Ben-Gurion and Levi Eshkol, but he has a long way to go before he can claim the mantle of his predecessors.

Levi Eshkol, Israel’s third prime minister, died 45 years ago last Wednesday, on Ariel Sharon’s birthday; yesterday was Yitzhak...