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Apr 8, 2019, 11:32 AM
Keep calm and bring the change
They want you to panic. They want you to react, rather than to think. Some are reporting that Zehut is secretly in Netanyahu's pocket. Others are reporting that Zehut is secretly in Gantz's pocket. They want you to forget that Zehut...
Apr 3, 2019, 3:56 PM
Fear makes you do dumb things
Poor Naftali Bennett. He's terrified. "Every vote for Feiglin brings the bulldozer closer to your home. It will be a vote you regret casting." That's what Bennett said last night at a Jerusalem Post election event, even as thousands of excited...
Mar 31, 2019, 9:55 PM
Amnon Levy’s scare tactics
The image above (without the correction in red) first appeared on an ambush interview of Moshe Feiglin conducted by Amnon Levy. It has since then circulated around the Internet, and a friend of mine who is disabled just sent...
Mar 24, 2019, 3:30 PM
The true danger comes from lies
A man named Benjamin Kerstein posted a remarkable screed in The Algemeiner, entitled “Moshe Feiglin, the Most Dangerous Man in Israel”. The first time someone sent me a link to this article, I got a few paragraphs in, and then...
Mar 14, 2019, 5:09 PM
Paradigms don’t die easily
A lot of the press about the Feiglin phenomenon revolves around the “odd mix” of traditionally left-wing positions and traditionally right-wing positions. Some of these articles have been outright hostile about it. Take the opinion piece “Forget Marijuana, Feiglin’s...
Mar 13, 2019, 8:30 PM
Netanyahu and the Nation-State Law
Siding with Binyamin Netanyahu doesn't make me particularly happy. But helping people use their brains better does. So consider this a public service announcement. An individual is not an ethnicity. An ethnicity is not an individual. No Israeli citizen, regardless of...
Mar 7, 2019, 5:40 PM
A Voters Rebellion
What would happen if Israeli voters were to simply boycott the big parties? Any party that has a showing of over 15% in the polls, just refuse to vote for them? It would be sort of like a negative voting...
Mar 4, 2019, 10:01 AM
Political Opinion Polling and Zehut
Last Friday, a friend of mine was chosen to answer a political poll. It was from Project Sampling Panel, and it asked this: If the elections were held today, and all of the parties were those listed below, which party...
Feb 22, 2019, 11:17 PM
An open letter to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
Our best bet to keep Gantz and Lapid out of power is by letting the fresh approach of Moshe Feiglin's Zehut Party take its turn
Jan 16, 2019, 12:49 AM
Do you matter in Israeli politics?
Is Israel a democracy? Does having elections every 3-5 years make a country democratic? The old Soviet Union used to have elections as well, but they weren't exactly democratic. Fundamentally, what makes or breaks a democracy is whether the...
Lisa Liel lives in Karmiel with her family. She is a member of the Zehut party, works as a programmer/developer, reads a lot, watches too much TV, does research in Bronze/Iron Age archaeology of the Middle East, and argues a lot on Facebook.