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  1. Bill Pearlman Says:
    December 6th, 2008 at 10:01 am

    No question about it. Israel’s internal political system is completely screwed up. But if I ever saw an internal matter it is something like that. Obama is going to have enough problems has it is without having to deal with Shas and Meretz.

    On another note this is just the usual tripe. If only Israel just does A, B, and C all will be will and utopia will reign. And the only thing holding peace back is aipac and Netanyahu. Just once I’d like to see a guy like Mitchell comment on the internal Palestinian need for reform and movement and the larger Arab situation. Or let me put it another way. Is there ANYTHING that the Arabs might do, could do, or would be willing to do to advance the peace process, ANYTHING.

  2. Thomas Mitchell Says:
    December 6th, 2008 at 10:36 am

    Bill,

    I comment on Israel for two reasons. First, my expertise is in Israeli politics and not in Palestinian politics. I speak Hebrew, I was partially educated in Israel, and I regularly read the Israeli press. Second, the U.S. has some influence over Israeli politics but very little or none over Palestinian politics. Usually when the U.S. or Israel tries to influence Palestinian politics it ends up either having no effect or an effect opposite to that intended so as to make the problem worse.

    I have never claimed that the fault lies entirely or even mainly with Israel. But unlike you, I believe that there are problems on the Israeli–and on the American side–that need to be addressed if the peace process is to be successful. Imagine that the next time around the Palestinians have a united political movement, have stopped terrorism, and are willing to not demand a return of refugees but still want a return to the 1967 borders. With the present Israeli political condition this would be wasted. I merely want Israel to be ready when the Palestinians are finally ready.

  3. Teddy Says:
    December 6th, 2008 at 12:46 pm

    Tom,

    Assume for the sake of argument that in the upcoming elections, under the current system Likud will get enough seats to easily cobble together a majority (with Kadima, Shas, the Askenazi religious parties, etc.) Would any of your proposed systems give Likud less power? How would it work?

  4. Thomas Mitchell Says:
    December 6th, 2008 at 8:30 pm

    Teddy,

    My proposal is neutral as far as which ideological tendencies will benefit from them. The purpose is to create more stable coalitions by having fewer parties represented in parliament. The parties in power can then be held responsible instead of being able to blame some small party for the collapse of the government.

    The three different choices would all work slightly differently. The PR-STV form of proportional representation would result in four to six parties, a mixed system would probably result in about the same number as under the present system but giving more seats to the larger parties. The raising of the barrier would eliminate all the parties with less than six or seven seats today.

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