Leif Olson, a Trump labor official, sarcastically mocked the anti-Semitic critics of House Speaker Paul Ryan, and their conservative media enabler Breitbart. Bloomberg took those posts, selectively cropped them, missed the joke, and forced his resignation.
The House of Representatives voted 398-17 to condemn the BDS movement. But you wouldn’t know it from the president, who has consistently raised the profile of the Democratic anti-Israel fringe. This benefits BDS, which could only dream of such publicity, and harms Israel.
The ad claimed that the word “conundrum,” which Lapid used in a CNN interview, was not a real word. The dictionary, however, disagrees. The dispute matters more for Israel’s elections than you might think.