It's time for the most optimistic group in Israeli society to stop acting as if the courts are persecuting them.

The monthly Peace Index reveals that: 46% of Jewish Israelis name Benjamin Netanyahu as their preferred candidate for the next prime minister.

Supporters of this government show increasing tolerance for graft, and this is a red flag for the rule of law in Israel.

One fact is clear: the moment the attorney-general announces his decision, half of the public will reject it, to the point of accusing him of serving political interests and not really seeking the truth.

The majority of the public (53%) sees Israel’s situation in a positive light and is proud to be Israeli (88% of Jews and 51% of Arabs);
For the first time the #1 tension in Israeli society is the tension between Right and Left; Israel ranks high on international indicators of political participation




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The recently passed Nation State Law changed the status of Arabic from an official language in the State of Israel to a language with “special status". Although some may view this as only a symbolic measure, this decision has broad implications for the Israeli public. Our discussion will examine this change from a broad perspective and will relate to the many aspects of this issue. Among other things, we will discuss the study of Arabic in the education system, the presence of the Arabic language in the public and media arenas and language as a means for cultural expression.

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  • Participation by invitation only
  • Hebrew

The Israeli Democracy Index 2018

Summary
Publication Date:
2018
By:
Prof. Tamar Hermann, Ella Heller, Or Anabi, Fadi Omar
Series:
English Books
Cover:
Soft
Center:
The Guttman Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research, Israeli Democracy Index
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Reforming Israel's Political System: A Plan for the Knesset

Publication Date:
2016
By:
Yohanan Plesner , Prof. Gideon Rahat
Series:
English Books
Cover:
| 27 Pages
Center:
Political and Electoral Reform
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Statistical Report on Ultra-Orthodox Society in Israel 2017

Publication Date:
2018
By:
Dr. Lee Cahaner, Dr. Gilad Malach, Dr. Maya Choshen
Series:
English Policy Papers
Cover:
Online | 24 Pages
Center:
Center for Religion, Nation and State, The Ultra-Orthodox in Israel
New

Israeli Democracy Index 2017

Summary
Publication Date:
2017
By:
Prof. Tamar Hermann, Chanan Cohen, Ella Heller, Tzipy Lazar-Shoef, Fadi Omar
Series:
English Books
Cover:
Center:
The Guttman Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research, Israeli Democracy Index

Jews and Arabs: Conditional Partnership

Publication Date:
2018
By:
Prof. Tamar Hermann, Mr. Chanan Cohen, Fadi Omar, Ella Heller, Tzipy Lazar-Shoef
Series:
English Books
Cover:
| 198 Pages
Center:
Center for Democratic Values and Institutions, Arab-Jewish Relations

Ultra-Orthodox Employment: Emerging Trends

Publication Date:
2017
By:
Yael Cohen, Dr. Gilad Malach
Series:
English Books
Cover:
| 20 Pages
Center:
Center for Religion, Nation and State, The Ultra-Orthodox in Israel
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The Benefits of Military Service to the ultra-Orthodox Sector in Israel

A Bridge to Employment
Publication Date:
1
By:
Dr. Asaf Malchi
Series:
English Books
Cover:
| 12 Pages
Center:
Center for Religion, Nation and State, The Ultra-Orthodox in Israel

NEET Among Young Arabs in Israel

Research Summary
Publication Date:
2017
By:
Dr. Sami Miaari, Nasreen Hadad Haj-Yahya
Series:
English Books
Cover:
Center:
Center for Democratic Values and Institutions, Arab-Jewish Relations
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2016 Israeli Democracy Index: Attitudes of Arab Citizens of Israel

Publication Date:
1
By:
Fadi Omar
Series:
Hebrew Books
Cover:
| 36 Pages
Center:
The Guttman Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research, Israeli Democracy Index
New

The Skeptic in the Newsroom

Tools for Coping with a Deceptive World
Publication Date:
2016
By:
Zvi Reich, Yigal Godler
Series:
English Books
Cover:
Download only | 44 Pages