Tags » Yair Lapid

Your Guide to Settlements and Ethnic Cleansing

Prime Minister Netanyahu stirred up a cocktail of controversy on Friday when his latest attempt at creating a viral video did not get the reception he anticipated… 1,202 more words


Israeli Politician Yair Lapid's Facebook Post About His Autistic Daughter's IDF Graduation Goes Viral, Brings Country to Tears

Israel’s former finance minister moved the country to tears on Tuesday with a post on Facebook about his special-needs daughter, who just finished serving in the IDF.MK Yair Lapid, the head of the Yesh Atid Party, wrote:



Lapid: I could make deal with US to build in settlement blocs

Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid on Monday boasted he could make a deal “tomorrow” with the US to approve Israeli construction in the main settlement blocs, in exchange for a freeze on building in isolated West Bank settlements. 446 more words

Daily News

Lapid names 2 rabbis who he says inspire far-right radicals

Israel’s religious right can no longer absolve itself of responsibility for the actions of radicals who grew in its midst, and now finds itself at “a critical juncture” in its handling of the phenomenon, Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid said Saturday. 660 more words

Daily News

Lapid: Ending the conflict should be Israel’s only priority

WASHINGTON – Putting an end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict should be Israel’s “only priority,” Yesh Atid leader and Knesset member Yair Lapid told an audience at the Brooking Institution’s Saban Forum Saturday morning. 708 more words

Daily News

Lapid: Israel’s global standing has never been worse; I could change that

Israel’s standing in the world is at the lowest point in the country’s history, MK Yair Lapid said, sharply contradicting statements by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who argued this week that the international community wants to increase cooperation with Israel. 2,143 more words

Daily News

Haredim Won't be Drafted After All, Yair "Draft'm All" Lapid has a Fit

So, surprise surprise, the Haredi politicians got back into the mafia and decided to shut down the whole “שוויון בנטל” garbage, where the logic is we should all be equally enslaved to our masters and no group should have more freedom than any other group. 324 more words

The Jewish Libertarian Blog