“Binyamin Netanyahu knows that this law is a disaster for democracy,” he said. “Dan Meridor knows it and so does Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin. They ran away from the vote or abstained from it, and democracy falls when there are not enough people willing to fight for it and protect it.”
Sternhell is known for his far-left views and at one point faced incitement charges over comments about Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria.
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