The new government wants to work closely with Washington, reduce Israel’s dependence on it, and prepare for military action. Can it have all three?
There’s a name for people who imagine that the right to reclaim your great-grandmother’s house should extend forever: Palestinians
Six essential insights about what just happened in Israel and what it means for the country’s future
The former journalist talks about his political ideology, Netanyahu’s trial, the prospect of annexation, the future of Arab-Jewish partnership in Israeli politics, and how he discovered non-Orthodox Judaism
Five takeaways to ponder as we wait for the game of political Jenga to begin
The Israeli opposition leader has a very different vision for American and Israeli Jews than the current government
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.
Wondering what’s going to happen in September? Just look at these depressing numbers.
Why did he just bring down Bibi Netanyahu’s government? And what does he stand to lose if his gamble goes wrong?
In a fiery speech, the country’s top Arab politician imagines what was previously considered impossible: a Jewish-Arab coalition to topple Benjamin Netanyahu
Ex-general Gabi Ashkenazi’s appeal to right-wing voters could make the difference in the latest attempt by a center-left coalition to retake Israel’s government
Long before ‘Hamilton’ there was ‘King of the Jews,’ an Israeli production in which the Zionist visionary sings, dances, and even raps
A lawsuit argues that men and women who left the ultra-Orthodox world without basic math, history, and language knowledge to live secular lives were neglected by the state. The state counters that it’s the parents’ fault.
Israeli leftists are no strangers to sudden electoral defeats. Is there anything American liberals can learn from them?
A viral new online quiz dares you to differentiate between Israel’s most popular politician and the world’s most popular furniture store
‘If people continue to stand at this podium and try to push Reform and Conservative Jews out of the people of Israel, we will lose the majority of the Jewish world’
Israeli MK Yair Lapid blames Benjamin Netanyahu for the Jewish State’s failure to have any influence on the Iran deal and for the lack of progress in solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
As Knesset elections near, online ads get heated—and some get banned