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Biden Can Stop Netanyahu From ‘Doing a Trump’ on Israeli Democracy

The president-elect should tell Israelis the hard truths they’ve been avoiding over the past four years

Chemi Shalev
Chemi Shalev
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Chemi Shalev
Chemi Shalev

Just like his election campaign, Joe Biden’s transition to the White House is proceeding apace while keeping a low profile. The coronavirus pandemic is surging out of control in the U.S. and whatever is left of the media and public’s attention is riveted on Donald Trump’s juvenile refusal – or inability – to accept his loss. The obsessive fascination with the 60-odd days left until Trump is slated to leave office is obscuring the profound turnaround expected in Biden’s full four years, in America, the world in general and Israel in particular.

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