Meretz chief drops out of party primary

Zahava Gal-On and MK Ilan Gilon announce they will not run for Meretz Party leadership. 'Meretz voters interested in new leadership.'Mordechai Sones, 2/28/2018, 2:31 PM

Deputy FM rebuts campaign against infiltrator expulsion

'These comparisons simply demonize Israel; they aren't refugees and no one will lecture us on how to protect human rights.'Mordechai Sones, 1/24/2018, 10:42 AM

Meretz to hold open party primaries for the first time ever

Far-left party will now allow potential MKs to be selected through open primaries, in major win for Meretz head Zehava Galon.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 7:48 PM

Meretz MK blocks aid to hilltop youth

Finance Committee approves tax benefits for 81 public associations; 'Hebrew Shepherd' removed from list at request of MK Gilon.Mordechai Sones, 12/13/2017, 3:26 PM

Leftist politicians blast Gabbay

Politicians from the left criticize Zionist Union chairman, who said that the left has forgotten what it means to be Jewish.Elad Benari, 11/14/2017, 12:06 AM

Justice Minister and Meretz MK nearly come to blows

After accusing Jewish Home of 'shooting prime ministers between the eyes,' Ayelet Shaked demands Ilan Gilon stop 'slandering' her party.Cynthia Blank, 12/2/2015, 4:32 PM

Meretz MK: I Loved Orbach Dearly

Meretz MK Ilan Gilon says goodbye to Minister Uri Orbach, a close friend of his despite the political differences between them.Reut Hadar and Elad Benari, 2/17/2015, 5:44 AM

MK Gilon: To Put an End to Bibi, Vote Meretz - Not Labor

Politicians from nine different parties gathered Wednesday at Ashkelon Academic College for a panel discussion on their parties' platforms.Yedida Ben Or, Cynthia Blank, 1/29/2015, 12:13 PM

Police Conduct Final Evacuation of Tel Aviv Suburb

Police forces arrive in Givat Amal to evict last eight families, as activists and Meretz MK protest to stop it.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/29/2014, 7:34 AM

Uproar in Knesset as MKs Call Feiglin 'Fascist'

Opposition MKs verbally attack MK Moshe Feiglin on Knesset plenum; two MKs removed from the plenary after making threats, hurling insults.Ido Ben-Porat, 11/24/2014, 8:34 PM

Opposition Slams Lapid for Child Allowance Cuts

"The well-fed government of Netanyahu, Lapid and Bennett chooses the easiest victims," charges Yechimovich.Elad Benari, 8/20/2013, 4:13 AM

Meretz's Current MKs Top List for Knesset

After primaries, currently serving MKs Galon, Gilon and Horowitz top Meretz's list for the next Knesset.Elad Benari, 11/12/2012, 1:12 AM