KIBBUTZ TZUBA, Israel—For decades, the Israeli left has fought for a Palestinian state alongside a Jewish state, perpetuating the idea even as it has dwindled in popularity. Now, the crushing defeat of the left in last month’s elections has dealt a blow to those who remain committed to the so-called two-state solution.
The Kibbutz, or collective community, perched in the lush hills outside Jerusalem, remains a bastion of the socialist ideals of Israel’s founders. But even here, support for left-wing parties has plummeted, a decline that many residents attribute to the failure of previous Israeli governments to reach a resolution to the long-running conflict. long with the Palestinians.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-israels-left-suffers-defeat-so-does-two-state-solution-11670335639 As Israel’s Left Suffers Defeat, So Does Two-State Solution