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Yair Lapid endorses Saudi initiative for two-state solution

Yesh Atid party chairman Yair Lapid said Sunday that Israel should accept the Arab Peace Initiative, put forward in 2002 by Saudi Arabia, as the basis for negotiations with the Palestinians and the Arab world. 685 more words

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Excerpt from Facebook

Yair Lapid took part in a prayer and memorial rally today in Gush Etzion. At the event, organized by residents of the area in light of recent events, Lapid said: 389 more words

Baby Killed

Vaxing Public Policy

As with many Western countries, Israel also has it’s share of “anti-vaxxers”.

I know such people, but didn’t really think that it was an issue on the radar of policy-makers until I saw this… 341 more words

Life In Israel

Lapid's Ultra-Orthodox Government

“The Prime Minister has decided to do anything to stay in power”.

Thus spake former Treasury Minister Yair Lapid, condemning Netanyahu’s concessions to the Ultra-Orthodox parties. 406 more words


Zionism is not a dirty word. Let us reclaim the narrative

Anyone who swims in the murky waters of the internet and the lower reaches of social media will have come across anti-Israel “activists” – antisemites by any other name – who take great delight in calling anyone who defends Israel a “Zionist”, as if that were a dirty word.  1,681 more words

Mideast News

Principales candidatos para las elecciones legislativas en Israel del próximo 17 de marzo

Benjamín Netanyahu:

En el poder desde 2009 tras un primer mandato entre 1996 y 1999, el actual primer ministro, de 65 años, aspira a su tercer mandato consecutivo. 836 more words


Working Charedim

The denial came very quickly. Former Eida HaCharedis (unofficial) spokesman Shmuel Chaim Pappenheim is featured in a Yesh Atid ad promoting the idea of Charedim learning secular subjects (English and math) and getting jobs. 1,172 more words