What Israel’s Intellectual Critics Have in Common With Idiots Like Roseanne Barr

Matthew Yglesias writes in the American Prospect today about how sad it all is that American politicians and Israel’s feckless knee-jerk backers in this country are too weak to beat the Jewish State into submission when it comes to making more concessions to the Palestinians. Quoting Aaron David Miller’s column about the same subject in Newsweek, Yglesias takes up the familiar theme that the outline of a peace settlement is well known (back to Taba) and that all it will take to get back there is “ruffling” some Israeli feathers and giving Israel some of the “tough love” that Jimmy Carter dished out.

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What Israel’s Intellectual Critics Have in Common With Idiots Like Roseanne Barr

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