Israel's Leaders' Defiance of Reality Is the Real Danger

Far from being wild-eyed liberals, most American Jews have sensible, pragmatic views on Israel and the likelihood of peace, but they are confused and incredulous at the myopia of Israel's political leaders – a dismay that far eclipses the 'faults' of U.S. Jewish leaders as identified by Daniel Gordis.

American Jewish leaders may sometimes be myopic, as Daniel Gordis noted in Haaretz recently, but it is the myopia of Israel’s political leaders that is truly frightening at the moment.