Do We Merit the Redemption?

Are the erev rav in control of the Israeli government? Was the Gush Katif expulsion a test from G-d to see who is worthy of the Redemption and who is not? Has mankind degraded to such an extent that all we have to do to merit redemption is not kill each other? In what way did the introduction of mercy to the world in the time of Adam distort things? How are the two Mashiachs even greater than all of the greatest Jews to date? A brief overview of the spiritual aspects of the Holocaust and of Amalek's role in the Redemption. The Holocaust was a battle between the Jews and Amalek about who would bring the Redemption. What parallels can be drawn between the exodus from Egypt and the Holocaust?