October 3 Newsweek online:
Just after Livni won the Kadima Party primary, Barak arranged to meet first with Benjamin
Netanyahu—a maneuver that infuriated Livni's camp. "What they're doing is chauvinism," one Livni adviser griped to the
Israeli Web site Ynet, adding that "two men are getting together in order to screw the meidele"—a Yiddish word
for "young girl." For Golda Meir's successors, maybe that glass ceiling isn't entirely shattered just yet.
With Joanna Chen Newsweek byline