This might be a good place to note that Naftali Bennett is Israel's Minister for Diaspora Affairs. We think AIPAC's got a whole lot of Diaspora under its belt.
Like it or not, the fact is that a vast majority of Israeli Jews today are leaning to the right, and that whatever Gantz, Lapid et al have been trying in order to seduce them is just not working.
"In the vast majority of Western democracies," Shaked noted, "It is the elected officials who appoint the judges of the highest court in the judicial system."
MK Bezalel Samotrich tweeted: "Israel will not be Iran."
"Ofer Cassif, Tibi and Zoabi, supporters of terrorism every one, are in, but Ben Ari, a Zionist Jew whose sons serve in the IDF, is out."
The right-wing parties union is preparing to launch a huge protest in the event that the court reverses the Knesset's decision.
The state must keep Shabbat according to Halacha. But but there can be private initiatives of public transportation on Shabbat.
Only last week, the enemies of democracy challenged the candidacy of the Jewish Power Party. Will anyone now disqualify the Blue and White party's Moshe Ya'alon, for trampling democracy with his military boots?Lock him up.
Blue and White is approaching the size of the late Kadima party, led by Ehud Olmert and later Tzipi Livni: 29 and 28 seats in the 2006 and 2009 elections.
With 4 seats, Feiglin could tip the Bibi vs. Gantz balance to Gantz 62, Bibi 58. With more seats -- the sky would be his limit.
WOW demanded the use of the PA system. Needless to say, the request – which was tantamount to asking firefighters for a light – was rejected by Rabbi Rabinovitch.
Omar's communications director and strategist said Ilhan "did not and has no plans to" meet with her uninvited guests.
On December 28, 2015, Cassif posted on Facebook an attack on Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked whom he called a "neo-Nazi [expletive]."
"The Israelis, whose lives depend on their future dependence on America as much as their past reliance, may come to fear him."
Meanwhile, Attorney Ben Gvir filed a 500,000 shekel ($138,000) defamation lawsuit against MK Stav Shafir (Labor), for calling the members of Jewish Power "Nazis."
Avigdor Liberman and Orly Levy-Abekasis do not pass the 3.25% vote threshold. It should be noted that one of them (not Orly) was the genius behind the decision to raise the threshold.
Zehut's recent rise in the polls is a source of anxiety for its right-wing competitors, uniting them in taking desperate measures against one of their own
"We have no problem with Gantz in the first place, our problem is with Lapid," a source inside UTJ told Maariv.
The pro-Israel groups told Pelosi that Omar’s appearance before Islamic Relief USA had shocked US Jews, since the UAE and Israel designated it a terrorist organization many years ago.
There is little doubt that Russo, once known as known as the Disengagement Commander, would happily apply his lessons from the Gaza evacuation to the settlers of Judea and Samaria – if he were allowed.
This should teach both AIPAC and AJC a lesson about diverting their lobbying efforts from Washington DC to Jerusalem.
"President Trump, let my people know – what is in the Palestinian Plan?"
I'd like to see a better reasoned and less combative platform – with no need to change or moderate the party's beliefs.
If you were using you stopwatch app to measure how long it would take Yair Lapid to damage his new party's chances to win, we got about five days.
Someone should now tell Israeli leftists to be careful in their attacks on Otzma Yehudit and avoid references to the history of Germany between 1933 and 1945.