The Left in Israel has been decimated. Some believe that the only chance for meaningful opposition is for the Left to drop the doctrine that Zionism requires a Jewish State. The Zionist Left, so this argument goes, should abandon the two-state solution in favour of a federal arrangement with Palestine. A discussion.
is an Israeli historian and writer. Former director of the Richard Koebner Minerva Center for German History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1986–2013).