The false messiahs
Just like Netanyahu, Yacimovich is trying to sell an illusion - that there is no link between peace and economics, that there is no link between peace and social gaps, that there is no link between the huge sums transferred to the territories and the distress in the country's outskirts.
We've never had an election campaign like this one. This election is fit for a kingdom of ostriches - to see which one will put his head deeper in the sand. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has achieved a diplomatic defeat for Israel while gaining recognition for Palestine as a UN nonmember state. The whole world is pressing Israel to reach an agreement.