Israel Needs Labor in the Government

The new reality forced Netanyahu to put negotiating with the Palestinians high on his agenda. Who in the next government will make sure those aren't merely empty words?

Recent moves by Labor party chairman Shelly Yacimovich are threatening to make Labor irrelevant to the new political reality that resulted from last month's election. We're talking about a party that got more than 432,000 votes, yet today its voice is not being heard.