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Daniel Levy: Trump Channels Karl Marx in his Plans for Israel-Palestine

February 3, 2020 – It would be nice to dismiss White House announcement on Israel/Palestine on Tuesday as simply a scam, offering more material to political satirists and comedy writers than to policymakers and conflict resolution practitioners in the Middle East. Nothing to see here, move on.  The timing hardly adds to the seriousness of […]

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Daniel Levy: Don't Call It a Peace Plan

January 31, 2020 – From the mid-1990s to the early noughties, much of my professional life was spent in a rather niche pursuit that came flooding back to me with yesterday’s release of President Trump’s “Peace Vision.” The drafting of Israeli-Palestinian peace agreements became my thing—sometimes in uniform serving in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), sometimes […]