Analysis Small Print in Lapid's Plan for Haredi Conscription Reveals Gap Between Rhetoric and Actual Proposal

According to the party’s official platform, the Lapid plan should only be troubling now to Haredi youngsters aged 13 and younger. Meanwhile, even if voters didn’t want to hear about the Palestinian conflict, it’s rearing its head.

“Equalizing the burden” seems to be the most magical turn of phrase right now among local voters. Yair Lapid, who on Tuesday night was crowned the big...