How Ayman Odeh could end up leading the opposition after next week’s legislative elections in Israel
How ultra-Orthodox Jews and the secular left are forging an unlikely peace coalition in Israel
Following the electoral upheaval, some clarity
Plus Bob Woodward on why Chuck Hagel was nominated
If accurate, Likud-Beiteinu holds 31 with Yesh Atid second
With hours to go, some election surprises
Plus France’s action in Mali raises fears for French Jews and Ariel’s mayor dies
Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel
A look at some of the clips causing a stir in Israel
Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask
Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?
Following indictment, Israeli FM to quit, but will return for elections
Plus would-be NYC synagogue bomber pleads guilty
On the anniversary of Rabin’s murder, the left-wing leadership can’t organize a unified rally to commemorate it
What it means for Israeli politics
Or perhaps proof of why we need more Jewish holidays
Today’s MK: Anastasia Michaeli (Yisrael Beiteinu)
Deal could lend electoral reform and even peace process momentum
Deputy foreign minister defends Migron, denies Palestinian nationhood
If Israel decides to carry out a strike against Iran, the desert town of Dimona could be a likely target for retaliation. Are its residents worried?
Israel’s foreign minister threatens to bring government down
And who is European Muslims’ real enemy?
The Israeli left has collapsed in the last decade. But the right, despite its successes, is dying, too, brought down by Russian-imported maximalism and American-imported political consultants.
Stifling debate on the Nakba—the Arabic word for catastrophe and how Palestinians refer to Israel’s founding—prevents a free and open discussion of the historical record
Foreign ministry suggests Israel work jiu-jitsu on reconciliation
In which the PM is an innocent bystander to the criminalization of dissent
This week in Israel: Bibi’s off-budget luxury travel, a portable anti-missile system, Daylight Saving controversy, a new chief for the Shin Bet, anti-Lieberman protests, and more
We wouldn’t want that
Yuli Edelstein, Israel’s minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora, says Russian Jews, contrary to belief, vote with the Israeli mainstream
Lunch with Yossi Klein Halevi