Israeli Supreme Court

The Israeli intellectual joins us to explain his country’s newest conversion controversy, and the underlying tensions it illuminates within Israeli public life.

March 11 2021 12:01AM

Israel famously has no constitution. It turns out that’s no accident but rather the will of its first prime minister, who explains his thinking here.

March 10 2021 12:11AM

Especially with an election on the way.

March 2 2021 12:01AM

Declaring the constitution unconstitutional.

Eugene Kontorovich and Shimon Nataf
Dec. 11 2020 12:01AM

Sacred cows and sacred spaces.

Raphael Bouchnik-Chen
Sept. 1 2020 12:01AM

A showdown between the judicial and legislative branches may be inevitable.

April 3 2020 12:01AM

The conflict between the judiciary and the legislature puts Israel in a situation without clear precedents.

Raoul Wootliff and Michael Bachner
March 26 2020 12:01AM

Its edict crippling lame-duck governments has led voters to rally around Prime Minister Netanyahu.

March 9 2020 12:01AM

Israelis against judicial imperialism want a prime minister, even one under corruption charges, seeking legal reform.

Jan. 17 2020 12:01AM

Netanyahu’s opponents are wrong to put their hopes in the legal system.

Yedidia Stern
Dec. 18 2019 12:01AM

A step toward making Israel more democratic.

Dec. 11 2018 12:01AM