Actually, if you look at most of those rulings, they are about protecting Jewish lives while we are at war. (OK, I do not like the olive harvest example). The problem for Israel, is that most of the world ignores the war and looks at Israel in isolation--as if attacking Gaza was some psychotic decision--not a reaction to 6,000 bombs. We need people like this Rabbi to provide some perspective and counterweight.
Knesset passes 'Norwegian Law' allowing ministers to resign their seats, remain in cabinet (Haaretz)
from the article: Anshel Pfeffer / Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu – an eloquent racist