It's easy to think that the entire 2021 Israel election campaign is about Netanyahu. But flattening the elections to a cult of personality - love Bibi or hate him - is both inaccurate and dismissive to voters
Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin is a public opinion researcher and a political advisor who has worked on eight national campaigns in Israel and in 15 other countries. She is currently a policy fellow at The Century Foundation, and co-host of The Tel Aviv Review podcast, in addition to co-hosting the Election Overdose podcast at Haaretz. Twitter: @dahliasc
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