As Israel's Governments Get Bigger, Are Its Leaders Getting Smaller?

A walk with a veteran guide across Jerusalem, from Israel's old Knesset to its current one, is littered with layers of the city's history and memories of the days when leaders of an entirely different caliber populated a no-frills parliament.

As 120 members of Knesset were preparing to be sworn in on Tuesday, I found myself with a slightly different view of Israel’s legislative house....