A blog about politics, education, Ireland, culture and travel. I am Conor Ryan, Dublin-born former adviser to Tony Blair and David Blunkett on education. Views expressed on this blog are written in a personal capacity.
Wednesday, 29 August 2007
Israel's Labor hope
Luciana Berger has an interesting piece on the Progress website on the significance of Ehud Barak's re-emergence as leader of the Israeli Labor Party. If she is right, he has the chance to lead Labor back into the mainstream and restore its fortunes (and hopes for real peace) after the current disastrous coalition comes to an end,