Israelis Are Realizing That Naftali Bennett’s Party Really Is Conservative

Now that Habayit Hayehudi has blocked gay rights bills, liberals are losing respect for the party led by a former high-tech entrepreneur.

No doubt the greatest accomplishment of Naftali Bennett’s Habayit Hayehudi party was the slogan “Something new is beginning.” That catchphrase did the trick in the election almost a year ago, producing 12 Knesset seats - of course, mostly from religious voters, but also from traditional Jews and right-wing secular people.