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How would Israel look if its left finally died? Haaretz.


We have seen the decline of the left in Israel in recent elections, the prospects for social democrats in Israel looks bleak at a time when a strong Labour party is needed more than ever. The Haaretz article below by Bradley Burston explores what has happened:


BRADLEY BURSTON, HAARETZ: “The social democratic movement that brought this country into being, Labor, has entered what may be the final stage of a remarkable and tragic transition from colossus to hospice.

Its self-styled healer, Ehud Barak, also constitutes the most lethal symptom of its affliction. It has begun to dawn on the heirs to the Labor estate, those who still possess a modicum of youth and vigor and vision, that the disease, and in particular, the treatment, may soon drain the inheritance to nothing…”

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