A showdown between the judicial and legislative branches may be inevitable.
Was Yuli Edelstein justified in keeping the Knesset closed?
The conflict between the judiciary and the legislature puts Israel in a situation without clear precedents.
The political crisis is real, but the hysteria is unwarranted.
The prime minister-designate is poised to invite them into his coalition.
Raising the electoral threshold paved the way for Otzma.
Their real concern isn’t with equality, it’s with recognizing a Jewish state.
A proposal to outlaw the filming of Israeli soldiers.
A misunderstanding of priorities.
It won’t impinge on religious freedom—or encourage Shabbat observance.
A matter of security as well as principle.
If you hate the Jewish state that much, stay home.
A much greater problem for Israel, and for American Jewry, than the Western Wall controversy.