. . . But if you’re going to impose a blockade, then lift the blockade for one day because of protests, isn’t that as much as saying that the blockade cannot and will not work? I am not for one minute advocating starving the Palestinians to death. I’m simply pointing out the obvious and demonstrable inefficacy of the current policy. Someone in the Israeli government needs to wrest control of power from the hands of the Conservatives and the Likud Party so they can for god’s sake try something – any fucking thing – different.