The real problem is proportional representation - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ariel
    • 28.02.11 | 20:33 (IST)

    It paralyzes the Israeli government and allows radical fringe parties (e.g., Shas) to dictate policy, policies that prevail even if opposed by most Israelis. Get rid of proportional representation and I'll bet you see a real government, one that can stand up to settlers/colonist/Jewhadists.

    from the article: What if Israeli forces treated West Bank settlers like Arabs?
    First published 17:35 28.02.11 | Last updated 17:35 28.02.11
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