Baskin: Hamas Refused Deal To Provide More Power To Gaza

Protests in Gaza over cuts in power have made the news this week, with The New York Times, Newsweek, and Times of Israel all reporting on them. The New York Times and Newsweek, predictably, both tried to implicate Israel in the reduction in available power. Here’s what I did not see in any of those reports:

Gershon Baskin is the Co-Chairman of the Israel Palestine Center for Research and Information. He is the man widely believed to have negotiated Gilad Schalit’s release.



A Zionist in exile, Mirabelle has, in past lives, been a lawyer, a skier, and a chef. Outside of Israel, her favorite place in the world is Sun Valley, Idaho.

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