December 18, 2011

Jewish 'Settlers' Aren't the Problem

David Rubin, Jerusalem Post

AP Photo

Yes, Samarian communities like Migron, Ramat Gilad, and Givat Assaf are the front lines of the struggle for the Land of Israel, but we are not the end goal. The decision to agitate and incite against frustrated young idealists instead of implementing Zionist solutions to the legal status of these communities is pushing these young people to the brink of misguided conflict. That is unfortunate and painful, but the real tragedy here is that the Netanyahu–Barak team is failing to learn the sad, yet critical lessons of history.

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TAGGED: Ehud Barak, Benjamin Netanyahu, West Bank, Palestine, Israel

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