Maybe He Just Never Inhaled? Yair Lapid’s Smoking Joint

The Yesh Atid chairman's declarations that he never smoked marijuana doesn't add up - Haaretz writer Uri Misgav talks to some who've taken a puff with the fresh politician, and offers Lapid a chance to change his version of the story.

Since joining politics, and essentially a few years before that, Yesh Atid Chairman Yair Lapid has taken a steady line of attack against recreational drug use. On a number of occasions, he repeated his opposition to legalizing marijuana. In one of his last columns in the “Seven Days” Friday supplement of Yedioth Ahronoth, well into the election campaign, he railed against the hypocrisy of Israelis who...