The Holy City’s Green Goddess Likely to Part Ways With Mayor Nir Barkat

Naomi Tsur has been the city’s leading champion for environmental issues, but she prefers problem-solving to showdowns – and has studiously stayed on the sidelines of the Western wall controversy. Next stop: November's municipal election.

With her modest skirts, no-nonsense haircut and BBC English, Naomi Tsur looks and sounds more like a conservative member of the British parliament than like...