Israel's Facebook politician finds that new media comes with a price
New Finance Minister Yair Lapid likes to go over the heads of the traditional media - something that doesn't sit too well with reporters.
Economic policy is complicated stuff. Explaining its rationale to those who don’t come naturally to number crunching can be a formidable task. So can convincing those challenged by charts and graphs that what’s going to pinch, sting and even downright hurt will ultimately be good for them – or maybe not.