The Irresponsibility of Thomas Friedman

Slater, Jerome
November 2008
Tikkun;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p46
The article informs that columnist Thomas Friedman reiterates the myth that the last serious peace negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians broke down because Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat rejected a generous settlement offered by former prime minister of Israel Ehud Barak. According to a number of Friedman columns, at Camp David Ehud Barak sought to test whether Arafat and the Palestinians were ready for a real peace.


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