The idea of ‘linkage’ of Israel-Palestinian conflict with wider problems is all but dead.
James D. Besser
Special To The Jewish Week
President Barack Obama, entering his second and last term as chief executive, may be thinking about cementing his legacy. But whispers that he may seek to do it by brokering Israeli-Palestinian peace have the whiff of wishful thinking by those who would like to see it happen — and paranoia by those who don’t.