In New Knesset, a True Maverick

Why Ruth Calderon, a Talmud scholar and rookie politician, has a shot at breaking the Orthodox monopoly on Judaism

Daybreak: State of Union Stays Local

Plus Lapid talks peace talks, but cautiously

Leaving Orthodoxy for the IDF

As the Knesset debates conscription for Haredim, some teens are already leaving their community to serve

Who Will Be in Israel’s Next Cabinet?

The coalition game: Who’s in — and who’s out

Sundown: Lapid Won’t Block Bibi Government

Plus the Pentagon reverses ban on women in combat

Yesh Atid Is the New Kadima

Israel’s love affair with centrist parties enters new chapter with Yair Lapid

Watch Yair Lapid in an Israeli Rom Com

The Yesh Atid party leader shows his acting chops in a film from the nineties

Why I Voted for Yair Lapid

The centrist’s simple but emotionally profound Zionism could lead to an Israel less at war with itself

Israeli Voters Speak

Video: With exit polls predicting surprises, Jerusalemites explained who they voted for in today’s election—and why

Why Yair Lapid and Yesh Atid?

Looking at the Israeli election’s big winner

Israeli Voters Are Shattering Several Myths

With hours to go, some election surprises

Tablet’s Guide to the Israeli Elections

Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask

Religious Revolution in Israel

Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?

1967 All Over Again?

Israel’s new coalition echoes the unity government that came together on the eve of the Six Day War

Piled Higher, Deeper

Israel’s new political star in education mess

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