Another Tack: Where penitents stand

Rare is the temptation to turn over any of one’s finite column space to another’s op-ed ruminations. But Gilad Sharon’s recent Yediot Aharonot piece – “It’s all about hatred” – is one such irresistible exception.

Every sentence by Ariel Sharon’s younger son deserves to be chiseled in stone. Gilad’s straightforward truths should be resonated at home and abroad – often, loud and unequivocally. His words ought to be uttered morning and night by our current premier – the elder Sharon’s one-time lackey deputy – and by Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, who got where she did by deftly sucking up to Gilad’s father and hitching an opportunistic ride on his coattails. Continue reading