The Winter of Israel's Descent From Democracy

Every person and party that is not anti-democratic must wake up and join the fray. Including, of course, the Labor Party.

Naftali Bennett's victory in the primary held by Habayit Hayehudi constitutes a continuation of the earthquake. The latest public opinion polls give his party's joint slate with National Union 13 Knesset seats. That was not a typographical error; seven seats are expected to move from Likud to the religious parties.