Can dishing up dirt clean Israeli politics? One party hopes to find out
Former lawyer and political hatchet man Eldad Yaniv and his party Eretz Hadasha are using YouTube clips to shine light on the system's dirty underbelly. But can they make it into the Knesset?
So far in this election season, the party with the best viral campaign -- featuring carefully thought-out and well-produced videos that have been watched by hundreds of thousands of Israelis -- is a party that none of the polls, if they mention them at all, have crossing the electoral threshold.