Livni's difficulty in taking on issues beyond the peace process and the two-state solution led to her political downfall
According to new polls, Likud stays firm while center-left block takes a dive ■ Lawmakers divided after Labor leader Avi Gabbay's shocking move
Why are secular Jews in Israel prepared to believe in Benny Gantz, but not in God, and why are religious Jews prepared to position him alongside the original God?
Avi Gabbay and the rest of the center-left must eschew self-promotion and focus on replacing Netanyahu, united behind whoever is most likely to win
Critics say party chief Avi Gabbay hopes to keep candidates busy so they won't criticize him
Benny Gantz rules out the brand 'left' in any guise, eschewing both Zionist Union and Yair Lapid's Yesh Atid, but not rejecting notion of running with people outside established parties, such as fellow former IDF chief of staff Moshe Ya'alon
The move comes hours after the party said it would back an amended version of law
The opposition had the opportunity to create a formative moment that would lead to change. Instead, it backed down and continues to disintegrate
Dear friends, if you’re bored, start building your own leadership and gather round it instead of stealing other leaders. Bibi is not a friend. He’s already taken
The next conflict is expected to be over cigarette packaging. The bill calls for uniform packaging without logos or pictures
Activists Put Up Protest Statue After Police Recommend Charging Netanyahu Confidant, Former Officials
A message written on the submarine statue reads 'With Bibi - the state is sinking' ■ Police recommend indicting six people for alleged involvement in the so-called submarine affair
Ayelet Shaked says Deputy Attorney General Dina Zilber will no longer be able to represent the ministry in the Knesset, where she should be 'running for political office'
'Memory can’t be bought with money. Neither can peace,' the party said in a statement
Netanyahu picked on a ‘Likud from birth’ catcaller, who complained about the closing of an emergency room in her town, which he continued to harp on even after
Avi Gabbay told King Abdullah that two-state solution is 'the best way to bring peace and long-term security to Israel'
Ehud Barak would not be welcomed as a leader of the left, which demands perfection of its leaders and likes them unblemished or dead
Arab MKs have always sat in the opposition, but theirs is a simulated opposition, and will never be a real part of Israel’s democracy. This is an ostracized opposition – even the 'left' isn’t ready to count it
When Hadash joined Joint List, many voters were left 'politically homeless.' And Meretz, which has just one Arab MK and whose head is willing to join a coalition with Lieberman, isn't the answer
It needs to emulate Emile Zola, Jean Jaurès and Georges Clemenceau, without whom Dreyfus would have rotted away on Devil’s Island to the cheers of the great majority of France
We believe Israel must be both a Jewish and a democratic state, and I cannot support any formulation that gives priority to either of these values at the expense of the other
Would Livni and Gabbay agree to change the national anthem or the flag in the name of equality?
The Chief Rabbinate’s monopoly in Israel should be broken, Diaspora Jews should speak out about the Western Wall deal and Jewish activists should not be turned away from the country’s borders, says Israel's new opposition leader
Few Jewish lawmakers attend Arab-led demonstration, while culture minister says march proves 'cooperation between left and Israeli Arabs who want another country'
Knesset speaker calls opposition leader Livni's speech 'a disgrace'
In new opposition leader Tzipi Livni, the left has someone who stresses how the right is making Israel a state based on Jewish law, annexing the territories, silencing people and detaining activists
Zouheir Bahloul should retract his resignation and keep making life difficult for the rightists in Zionist Union
Opinion To Counter Netanyahu’s Jewish Chauvinism, Zionist Union Should Change Its Name to Israeli Union
The party must fight for Israeliness, not because it is hostile to the Jewish State but in an emergency effort to save it
If former-IDF chief Gantz was to take over Israel's main left-wing party it would boost its support, poll says
If the Labor movement is at a stage where it’s at the mercy of a Jabotinsky heiress, maybe it would be better to cut her loose