BRET STEPHENS: Shimon Peres, Israel’s Last Founding Father

Wall Street Journal – Shimon Peres was on the line, irate. The Jerusalem Post, of which I was then the editor, had published a front-page story on a government bill without, he said, reporting on what he, as leader of the opposition, had to say on the matter. So scalding was the rebuke that it was all I could do to mumble that he was mistaken. We had quoted him extensively—after the jump.

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