Israeli Supreme Court

A step toward making Israel more democratic.

Dec. 11 2018 12:01AM

The Supreme Court shouldn’t give in to illiberal impulses.

David M. Weinberg
Dec. 3 2018 12:01AM

The game the Court is playing is “heads I win, tails you lose.”

Oct. 22 2018 12:01AM

A restraint on a runaway judiciary.

Aug. 2 2018 12:01AM

A “mind-boggling” ruling.

Sept. 20 2017 12:01AM

It’s hard to imagine a former justice in any other democracy trying to orchestrate a mass judicial resignation.

Dec. 26 2016 12:48AM

Israel’s supreme court, and its overreaching and overactive judiciary in general, are not the cause but the symptom of a larger predicament.

Dec. 12 2016 12:01AM

How Israel’s supreme court has effected its own constitutional revolution—and thereby undermined public confidence in the rule of law.

Dec. 5 2016 12:01AM

Lessons to learn from Europe.

Gideon Sa’ar
Jan. 19 2016 12:01AM

With the election over, what should be the priorities of Israel’s new government?

Mida
March 20 2015 12:01AM

From newspapers and television stations, to the committee that appoints Supreme Court justices, to the body responsible for overseeing school curricula, a number of key. . .

Feb. 19 2015 12:01AM

For all the controversy about Israel’s identity, the country’s own legal framework establishing it as a specifically “Jewish state” is surprisingly—and dangerously—tenuous.

Lahav Harkov
Oct. 16 2013 12:00AM