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
Tzipi Livni, a former Israeli foreign minister, is a member of the Knesset for the Zionist Union and serves as a member of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, the Constitution, Law and Justice Committee
The government is proposing legislation to dismantle Israeli democracy from its foundations. We know other elected governments have turned democracy into totalitarian regimes. Israel will not join them
Zionist Union members should bring their message with head held high, including in Ma'aleh Adumim, whether or not Haaretz likes it.
Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, who is in charge of diplomatic relations with the Palestinians, in a special column on women in positions of leadership, ahead of UN resolution 1325's implementation in Israel.
Political wheeling and dealing cannot replace the wisdom of statecraft, and the ability to survive personally is not a recipe for national security.