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  • 'The next Golda Meir' is already here

    12/11/2002 7:18:14 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 152+ views
    Ha'aretz Daily ^ | 12/11/02 | Aluf Benn
    'The next Golda Meir' is already here Aluf Benn It is doubtful that Prime Minister Ariel Sharon deserves the Nobel Peace Prize, which was awarded this week to former U.S. president Jimmy Carter. But were they to confer Nobel prizes for political public relations, Israel's premier would win one, hands down. Only Sharon is capable of toughening up his positions, while simultaneously appearing in public as a moderate who is virtually a leftist. His "Herzliya speech" last week, in which he presented his diplomatic plan, was favorably received by many who referred to the Likud chairman's "thrust to the...
  • Saddam and Arafat, Sharon and Golda

    08/04/2002 6:15:18 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 147+ views
    Ha'aretz Daily ^ | 8/5/02 | Akiva Eldar
    Saddam and Arafat, Sharon and Golda By Akiva Eldar The political and military establishment in Israel, like its counterpart in the U.S., is convinced beyond a shadow of a doubt that its problems begin with one bad person whose removal will solve those problems. After September 11, the prime minster quickly drew a straight line between Osama bin Laden and Yasser Arafat. That line proved to be an effective defense against American pressure to get out of the territories and move on to the political track. The vacuum left by bin Laden has now been filled by Saddam Hussein. There...