Rivlin as President Is a Recipe for Disaster

Reuven Rivlin won’t be the president of the State of Israel, but of Greater Israel.

At the end of this week, we won’t know yet whether Israel’s 10th president will be a man or a woman, Mizrahi or Ashkenazi, erudite or ignorant. But we do know one thing about the next president — he or she will make us miss the ninth president, Shimon Peres.