Not Historic and Not an Achievement

Although it’s true that the Haredim are resisting the Perry Committee’s recommendations for a new military draft with all their might, deep down they’re chuckling. 'That’s it?' they’re asking themselves. 'This is the best the secular can do even when we’re weakened and out of the coalition?’

“This is a historic achievement,” Yair Lapid hurried to declare about the legislative recommendations of the Perry Committee, even before they...