David's Harp Who’s to Blame for Israel’s Corruption Problem?

It’s not so easy to say, but one thing for sure is that the solution won’t come from more police probes but from a public that won’t stand for it.

There seems to be no segment of our elite left that’s been untouched by allegations of corruption these days. Among politicians, we have a former prime minister convicted and sentenced (Ehud Olmert), and a presidential hopeful (Benjamin Ben-Eliezer). Among our religious leaders, the police are recommending former chief rabbi (Yona Metzger) be indicted for accepting bribes and another...