The rhetoric accompanying the attempts to delegitimize a “minority government” is questionable. The current transitional government is supported only by 55 Knesset members, with 65 opposing it. If any government deserves the moniker ‘minority government,’ it is the one currently in office.

Tomorrow, Gantz's mandate to form a government will end, and we are expected to enter an unparalleled stage in Israel - 21 days, during which a majority of Knesset members, at least 61, are allowed to ask the president to assign the mandate to anyone of the 120 MKs. 

Justice Minister Amir Ohana,has launched a fierce attack against the State Attorney’s Office. The Prime Minister who appointed him would be wise to remember that the angel of history is peeking over his shoulder.

October 2019 Israeli Voice Index revealed a decline in Israelis’ assessment of President Trump’s commitment to Israel’s security. The survey also found that 62% of Israelis support the parties they voted for in the last elections joining a Blue and White led coalition.




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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

The Israeli Democracy Index 2018

Publication Date:
2018
By:
Prof. Tamar Hermann, Dr. Or Anabi, Ella Heller, Fadi Omar
Series:
English Books
Cover:
Soft | Online | 254 Pages
Center:
The Guttman Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research, Israeli Democracy Index
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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
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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
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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

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
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The Skeptic in the Newsroom

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