New York-born Batya Medad made aliyah with her husband just weeks after their 1970 wedding and has been living in Shiloh since 1981. Political pundit, with a unique perspective, Batya has worked in a variety of professions: teaching, fitness, sales, cooking, public relations, photography and more. She has a B.S. in Journalism, is a licensed English Teacher specializing as a remedial teacher and for a number of years has been studying Tanach (Bible) in Matan. Batya blogs on Shiloh Musings and A Jewish Grandmother. ...
How many forests were destroyed to get Nir Barkat elected as Jerusalem's Mayor?
OK, I admit that he isn't the only guilty party. It's the system, the method. So much paper is wasted during elections.
It's not just in Jerusalem, or just in Israel.
Do people really read all those flyers and posters? I'm just curious. What does convince people to vote and for whom to vote?