Monthly Archives: January 2014

A Shift in the Discourse about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Peres, Kerry, Abbas

Gershon Baskin thinks that the Palestinians are no different from the Israelis in that they too are willing to fight and die for a territorial expression of their identity. There is only one solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict – two states for two peoples. As a Jew, a Zionist and a proud Israeli he wants to have prosperous and happy neighbours living in a state of their own, next to Israel, living side-by-side in peace. read more

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The Negotiator: Freeing Gilad Shalit from Hamas

The book sheds light on the labrynthian nature of the negotiations which led to the freeing of Gilad Schlait and the byzantine political forces on all sides that kept a solution at bay for years. read more