U.S. Jews: Don't Fall Into the Trap of Fatalism

Leon Wieseltier no longer believes that peace between Israelis and Palestinians will happen in his lifetime. But throwing up our hands and doing nothing is to leave American Jews, Israel’s most essential allies, dismayed, discouraged, and increasingly alone.

There is a new development in how American Jews view the Arab-Israeli conflict. The forces of the center-left are embracing the folly of fatalism.