Gaza primer

 Here’s a good overview of what’s going on in Gaza:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/dec/27/israelandthepalestinians-terrorism

 My only beef with the article is that it doesn’t discuss the inside-Israel, wag-the-dog political dimensions of this latest round of US-sanctioned death and misery for Palestinians.  Is this just pre-election posturing to show Israelis that the current regime is as macho/muscular as Faux News darling Benji Netanyahoo?

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