The Party With the Least Votes Wins

Surveys show that more than one-third of the public has not yet decided which party to support. The party of the uncertain and the despondent is therefore the largest of all, and it is worth some 40 seats in the Knesset.

In what sense is Israel a democracy? Attacks on the rule of law reached a peak during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's current term of office, as did revelations of hatred for foreigners and minorities. With increasing frequency, the government is abandoning and abusing not just the foreigners but also Israelis in a low income bracket, causing the number of poverty-stricken people in Israel to swell to a...