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Nov 12, 2018, 12:07 AM
Please go out and vote for Ofer Berkovitch
He really can win, but he needs every single person who believes he's the better path for Jerusalem to go to the polls on Tuesday
Oct 28, 2018, 2:26 PM
Jerusalemites, I'll be a mayor who works for your interests
With no national political aspirations, my only goal is to improve the capital's economic, cultural and social standing
Oct 28, 2018, 12:16 AM
Why Vote for Yossi Daitch if You’re Not Chareidi?
For the past few months, my husband has been working with Yossi Daitch as the liaison to the dati leumi community. Since we’re not chareidi, I was a bit skeptical at first at the thought of campaigning for a...
Oct 26, 2018, 9:53 AM
Why I joined Hitorerut
The coming election is critical to Jerusalem’s future. Those of us with the great responsibility to choose Jerusalem’s next leaders should consider their vote carefully. It is with this understanding that I decided to run for city council with...
Oct 22, 2018, 11:28 AM
Nevertheless, they persist
If women manage to reduce the gender gap in the upcoming local elections, they'll have the chance to make a real difference
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Oct 10, 2018, 7:35 AM
Professional opinion pollsters make fun of truth, science and statistics
I live in Jerusalem. Sometimes my landline rings. Seldom but it does happen. And sometimes it's an opinion pollster and often a salesperson. And sometimes I have time and patience for them. I will share some of the nonsense that...
Oct 8, 2018, 12:35 PM
My Arab Colleague from Mayor to Persona Non Grata?
Some of the most satisfying and challenging work I do as a tour guide is for Aziz Abu Sarah’s Mejdi tours. Aziz’s recent aborted run for mayor of Jerusalem and his subsequent troubles with the ministry of Interior have...
Einav Bar Cohen
Oct 2, 2018, 10:34 PM
Campaigning as a Woman in Jerusalem
It's hard to miss out on the Jerusalem election campaign that is now reaching its zenith. The list of candidates has solidified and the campaigns are ramping up. Faces of the hopefuls are plastered on posters around the city,...
Sep 16, 2018, 7:37 PM
The time I single-handedly stopped a Haredi protest
I want my next mayor to say unequivocally that he or she will stop the coercive efforts of religious extremists before they go further
Sep 7, 2018, 1:53 PM
Making sense of the Jerusalem mayoral election
Explaining the 'two-round runoff system' and its implications for how you vote