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'King Bibi' Wasn't the Only Big Myth Shattered in Israel This Week

Israel's new coalition has ruptured the fantasies, myths and facile takes that have sheltered American Jews in their hasbarist or anti-Zionist comfort zones for so long

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
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Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer

Diplomatic protocol dictates that you don’t rush to congratulate the leaders of another country on coming to power before you’re certain that it’s actually happening. So foreign leaders are not going to be getting in touch with Naftali Bennett to wish him success as Israel’s new prime minister until he is actually sworn in.

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