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Can New Peace Plan Break Old Logjam?

Dekel & Goldberg

On the same day that I first learned about the new peace plan of Knesset Member Amir Peretz (Sunday, Dec. 6), I attended a J Street event in Brooklyn (co-sponsored by Ameinu, among others) featuring a conversation between retired IDF brigadier general Udi Dekel and Forward Columnist JJ Goldberg.  They are worth discussing in tandem, as both spotlight the thinking of mainstream Israelis. Amir Peretz has served as mayor of Sderot, head of the Histadrut trade union confederation, and was the …

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