Using Obama's Tactics and Netanyahu's Rhetoric, Lapid Aims to Take Israel by Storm

Netanyahu’s challenger has managed to move deceptively between cynicism and Zionism, moralism and double standards, in the efforts of enticing the Israeli mainstream. Five months with Lapid on his way to unseat Netanyahu.

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Yair Lapid at a party event in Nahariya.
Yair Lapid at a party event in Nahariya, July, 2016.Credit: Gil Eliyahu
Ofra Edelman
Ofra Edelman
Lapid at a party event in Rishon Letzion, September, 2016.Credit: Ofer Vaknin
Lapid and Yesh Atid party members in Jerusalem, 2015.Credit: Olivier Fitoussi
Lapid visiting in Sweden, August, 2016.Credit: Jonathan Nackstrand, AFP
Lapid with group of ambassadors at Tel Aviv’s Sarona Market following an attack in June, 2016.Credit: Ofer Vaknin
Lapid in the southern city of Sderot, near the border with Gaza, April 2016.Credit: David Weil
Lapid at a charity event in Petah Tikva, September, 2016.Credit: David Weil