Israeli politics

A schism in the ḥaredi parties.

Michael Koplow
Nov. 19 2018 12:01AM

The controversial new law has been reviled as “an assassination of democracy” and a subversion of the founding principles of the Jewish state. It’s neither.

Oct. 8 2018 12:01AM

Arab leaders fear the nation-state law will impede their decades-long effort to erode Israel’s Jewish identity.

Aug. 20 2018 12:01AM

A defense of the law from one of its critics.

Aug. 10 2018 12:01AM

Whatever its flaws, it’s not one bit undemocratic.

Aug. 8 2018 12:01AM

A restraint on a runaway judiciary.

Aug. 2 2018 12:01AM

Necessary for preserving Israel’s Jewish and democratic character.

David M. Weinberg
July 16 2018 12:01AM

Some positive signs.

Aharon Garber
March 7 2018 12:01AM

No amount of economic pressure will make Israelis risk the lives of their children.

Jan. 30 2018 12:01AM

If he’s as bad as they say, why can’t they organize to defeat him?

David Horovitz
Dec. 5 2017 12:01AM

Taking stock of a man of moderation.

Oct. 10 2017 12:01AM