April 23, 2012
Time for Abbas to Hit the Streets
Akiva Eldar, Haaretz
The crisis over Beit El's Ulpana Hill neighborhood and Lt. Col. Shalom Eisner's attack on a Danish protester have something in common. Both controversies reveal the Israeli government's weak spot. Both demonstrate that the Jewish mind has not succeeded in inventing a magic glue that can fuse occupation and settlements to human rights and democracy.
TAGGED: Israel, Palestinians, Mahmoud Abbas