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Israel’s Democracy Under Threat

By Alan Dowty

The recent Israeli election produced a government giving the far right and religious sectors more power than ever before. Leftists, and most centrists, are understandably alarmed. But Bibi Netanyahu is an old hand; is there a real threat to Israeli democracy? Yes. Israel’s new Minister of Justice, Yariv Levin, has unveiled proposed legislation, representing the […]

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