A new voice
Let’s declare victory and start talking, says Ze’ev Sternhell in Ha’aretz:
Apparently, we did not learn a thing from the first Lebanon War or from the American defeat in Iraq. If the definition of Israel’s strategic goal given by the head of Military Intelligence at the beginning of the week reflects the government’s position, we are in big trouble.
The importance is not so much in what he says, but in where he’s saying it. Looks like t the first yawns of an awakening of reason. Or at least, I hope it is.