MIDEAST BREAKTHROUGH: John Podhoretz writes, “George W. Bush outlined a path for peace between Israel and the Palestinians that has the distinct advantage of being based in reality“.
President Bush’s plan pretty much leaves Yasser Arafat in the dust. But then, Orrin Judd adds, Bush “wrote off Arafat two years ago. When he called for new Palestinian leadership he made it crystal clear that they had to be prepared to cut a deal with Israel. The Palestinians failed to produce such leaders, so he’s moving on.”