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"What is important is not to allow the PLO and Arafat openly to pass over to the capitulator's camp, which would complicate even more the Near East situation," Zhivkov says.
By the way, Emerson also stated "I am ashamed to think how easily we capitulate to badges and names, to large societies and dead institutions." Yet you seem to be a great capitulator. In fact, Emerson's and Thoreau's diverse statements of dissidence seem to target you and those like you.
Much of this difference is surely due to political strategy--a game of asking for more than you actually expect to receive, and some of it is attributable to Clinton's "ready to negotiate" political style (the "great capitulator").