Exposed: How Much Money Went Through Lapid Yair Ltd.

The slaves' leader is allowed to be rich, but the estimated yearly revenues of his company, Lapid Yair Ltd, show that the new politician is far richer than previously thought. But Lapid refuses to address any questions about his fortune – or about one particularly high dividend.

At the height of the social protest in summer 2011, Yair Lapid wrote a seminal article in which he addressed my "brothers the slaves." Lapid, then an influential journalist with political ambitions – and a very influential platform, his weekly column in Yedioth Ahronoth – told his readers that they were right to protest. "You are slaves, because slavery is a system where you work and...