Forget the two-state solution, Part 3.

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Really good article from EI on the peace talks.  It's

What if peace talks "succeed?"


Many commentators expect the direct talks between Israelis and Palestinians to fail. But there is a much worse scenario: what if they "succeed?"


Such a scenario could sound a death-knell for Palestinian human rights. The Palestinian people have shown a remarkable capacity to regenerate resistance and evolve new strategies after suffering harsh setbacks over the past century. But there may be no recovery this time around. A "peace agreement" would end the applicability of international law to the resolution of the conflict; permanently fragment the Palestinian people; and demobilize Arab and international solidarity.

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