Report on Israeli Settlement in the Occupied Territories Vol 22 #5


Today, policymakers and the public alike have surrendered in the face of dysfunctional domestic politics and the passions that drive the conflict. They are bored with its grinding hopelessness, distracted by the more hopeful and dramatic narratives of the Arab Spring, strangely complacent about the strategic costs to be paid by all for failure to end the occupation and settlement, and all but resigned to the victory of the settlers.