Zehut to hold referendum on deal to drop out of Knesset election

Ahead of joint statement by Zehut chief and PM Netanyahu, Zehut gears up for internal vote on deal with Likud to drop out of the race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 5:35 PM

Netanyahu and Feiglin to deliver joint statement

The two will appear at 5 pm in Kfar Maccabiah, amid reports of agreements between Feiglin and the Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 2:35 PM

'I hope Liberman won't be in next government'

Culture Minister Regev urges Gantz to reveal contents of cellphone: 'I wonder what's there that interests Iranians and Russians so much.'Mordechai Sones, 8/29/2019, 9:45 AM

Feiglin: Zehut could influence the government

Moshe Feiglin says progress has been made, not no agreement yet in negotiations with Likud over Zehut's position in the elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 7:36 PM

Feiglin poised to drop out of race? Zehut chief meets with PM

Netanyahu agrees to promote expanded legalization of medical marijuana during talks with Feiglin as Zehut weighs quitting race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 2:27 PM

Feiglin: Zehut has the DNA of a ruling party

Moshe Feiglin says he will be there on election day. 'Those with a strong identity recognize reality even when it is unpopular.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 8:55 PM

Feiglin vows to run until the end

Zehut leader denies reports he is considering withdrawing from elections in return for deal with PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 6:11 PM

Feiglin: I did not receive an offer from Netanyahu

Zehut chairman denies speaking with Netanyahu about dropping out of race, though noting he would put a worthy proposal up for referendum.103FM, 8/27/2019, 12:41 PM

Feiglin signals openness to Likud offer to drop out of election

'If we get a good offer, I'll put it to vote within the Zehut party,' says Feiglin as Likud offers him ministry in exchange for not running.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 8:34 AM

'Feiglin must not miss out on a Cabinet role'

Heavy pressure exerted on Zehut chairman to agree to withdraw his candidacy and receive a ministerial role in return.Uzi Baruch, 8/27/2019, 6:24 AM

Netanyahu's offer to Feiglin

PM attempts to convince Zehut party leader to withdraw from the elections to prevent waste of votes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2019, 6:04 PM

Where fools rush in: Predicting the Israeli elections

There was an expensive pre-election in April. Hard numbers resulted. Not theories. Not polls. Not surveys. Not predictions. Not guesses. Hard numbers.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 8/12/2019, 10:34 AM

Netanyahu trying to convince Feiglin to bow out of elections

Prime Minister trying to persuade Zehut chairman to bow out of the September elections in order to prevent harm to the right-wing bloc.Ben Ariel, 8/7/2019, 4:39 AM

It's final: Moshe Feiglin's Zehut is running alone

Former MK Moshe Feiglin submits party list to election committee, ending possibility of joint run with other parties.Hezki Baruch, 7/31/2019, 1:27 PM

Feiglin: Shaked is jeopardizing right-wing rule

Zehut chair critical of Ayelet Shaked and "Unified Right." "Mobilize for Zehut so votes aren't lost to Liberman and Gantz."103FM, 7/30/2019, 2:47 PM

Zehut announces it will run alone

Ex-MK Moshe Feiglin blasts New Right for avoiding talks with Zehut party, vows to run alone for the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2019, 9:06 PM

Feiglin: Shaked not interested in maximizing right-wing votes

Moshe Feiglin criticizes New Right's Ayelet Shaked for refusing merger with his Zehut party, says refusal will enable unity government.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 7/24/2019, 12:01 PM

Feiglin vows Zehut will run for Knesset, despite internal split

Despite failure in previous election and amid turmoil within the party, libertarian-leaning Zehut party will run again, vows Moshe Feiglin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2019, 10:20 AM

Zehut party primaries canceled

Internal elections for Zehut party leader planned for today canceled at last minute after only challenger to Moshe Feiglin withdraws.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2019, 9:18 AM

Feiglin: We are more right-wing than the United Right

Zehut party chairman says he can run together with the New Right, but doesn't have enough in common with the Jewish Home and National Union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2019, 9:15 PM

Breakthrough in Zehut - New Right unity talks?

Moshe Feiglin drops demand to lead New Right - Zehut alliance removing primary stumbling block to joint ticket.Yehonatan Gottleib, 7/10/2019, 12:32 PM

Feiglin is waiting for Bennett's answer

Disagreement over who leads joint list holding up New Right-Zehut union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2019, 10:02 PM

Feiglin: We want to join with the New Right

Zehut chairman says he wants to join with New Right party, but emphasizes that if union fails, Zehut will run anyways.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2019, 2:16 PM

New Right denies deal reached with Zehut

No alliance talks until after July 15th, says New Right party, denying reports it reached preliminary agreement with Zehut for joint run.Hezki Baruch, 7/1/2019, 2:51 PM

Bennett, Feiglin reach preliminary agreement for joint run

Zehut and New Right parties lay foundation for joint ticket, reaching understanding on key issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 1:59 PM

Feiglin denies issuing election ultimatum to Bennett

Former MK Moshe Feiglin calls for formation of 'Israeli Republican Party', uniting Zehut with Naftali Bennett's New Right.Hezki Baruch, 7/1/2019, 10:04 AM

Moshe Feiglin issues ultimatum to Naftali Bennett

Feiglin wants Bennett to decide by the end of the week whether they're running together as a joint party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2019, 10:59 PM

Feiglin: There will be connections

"We cannot wait another generation to bring Zehut's philosophy," says party chairman.Orli Harari, 6/21/2019, 4:31 AM

Rabbi Peretz: Shaked can be number 2 - not number 1

Jewish Home leader calls on Bennett and Feiglin to join united right-wing list, suggesting Shaked be number 2 on such a list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2019, 11:11 AM

Where are the women's organizations?

MK Idit Silman condemns women's organizations for remaining silent after a Palestinian Authority Arab 'rips a little girl to pieces.'Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 6/17/2019, 4:02 PM

Feiglin won't renounce anti-circumcision comic

Zehut chair addresses fact that provocative comic remains in party. 'Thanks to him, 99% of Israelis who circumcise know they do by choice.'Hezki Baruch, 6/16/2019, 1:34 PM

Feiglin: Union with Shaked - yes, Peretz - no

Zehut chairman is interested in technical bloc with Shaked and Bennett, but rejects United Right. 'Zehut is not part of Religious Zionism.'Hezki Baruch, 6/12/2019, 9:42 PM

Parties on the Right, put your egos aside and unite!

The goal is to ensure that all parties to the right of Netanyahu pass the electoral threshold. David Rubin, 6/3/2019, 1:00 PM

Could new rightist alliance unite Bennett, Feiglin, and Peretz?

New Right chief Naftali Bennett reportedly making overtures to Zehut, Jewish Home, National Union, Otzma Yehudit for rightist alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2019, 8:00 AM

Bennett and Feiglin considering running in 'technical bloc'

New Right chairman and Zehut chairman reportedly held a "long and good" meeting this week.Ben Ariel, 5/31/2019, 3:03 AM

'Hard to feel defeated when Trump, Netanyahu adopt my policies'

American-Israeli journalist who ran on New Right ticket explains her party's defeat - and why she's believes its policies won out.Hezki Baruch, 4/17/2019, 5:17 PM

Young people don't want sectarian political parties

'Those who supported the New Right were the ones who transcended the sectarianism that has always characterized religious politics.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2019, 9:48 PM

Feiglin to Religious Zionist rabbis: You abandoned Jerusalem

Feiglin says he had planned to insist on both preserving Jerusalem and legalizing cannabis in coalition negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2019, 2:48 PM

Feiglin: We're not going anywhere, Zehut will continue

'Despite the smear campaigns, the delegitimization and dehumanization we suffered,120,000 Israelis voted for Zehut,' Feiglin says.Yehonatan Gottleib, 4/11/2019, 5:25 PM

'The Left and Right teamed up to keep Zehut out of the Knesset'

Ex-MK Moshe Feiglin blames 'coordinated effort' against Zehut by factions on both the Right and Left for electoral defeat.David Rosenberg, 4/10/2019, 9:20 AM

Feiglin: Don't count Zehut out yet

Despite exit polls showing Zehut party failing to cross the threshold, Moshe Feiglin says soldiers' votes could bring them over the top.David Rosenberg, 4/10/2019, 12:52 AM

Hazan accosts Feiglin on Tel Aviv beach

MK Oren Hazan meets Moshe Feiglin during tour of Tel Aviv beach and confronts him: 'Dope up the public with drugs and slogans.'Mordechai Sones, 4/9/2019, 6:24 PM

'I will not be in gov't in which Feiglin is Finance Minister'

Kulanu chairman warns: Israel is headed towards a government of social and economic cruelty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 6:36 AM

Feiglin: Marijuana legalization - or no coalition deal

Zehut chief says media aiding campaign against his party, spreading 'fake news' to scare off voters. 'They want to preserve the status quo.'Yoni Kempinski, 4/3/2019, 2:21 PM

Shaked: Hamas isn't afraid of us

Justice Minister discusses escalation with Hamas, makes clear that missiles aimed at Israel should not be accepted.Benny Tocker, 3/26/2019, 3:38 AM

Feiglin: Shaked, who are you kidding?

Moshe Feiglin claims that Ben Ari's disqualification proves that nothing has changed, blasts Ayelet Shaked.Benny Tocker, 3/19/2019, 4:35 AM

Feiglin has already won in the 2019 elections

Either by accident or as the result of a political acumen we didn’t know he possessed, Feiglin has managed to inject his ideas into the mainstream of Israeli politics. Tzvi Lev, 3/13/2019, 5:57 PM

Smotrich: 'Running after false messiah Feiglin'

National Union Chair: 'Collection of invertebrate creatures lining up with any populist fashion now chasing after false messiah Feiglin.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2019, 7:10 PM

Feiglin given security after death threats

Zehut files police complaint after extreme rightists threaten party leader over anti-circumcision candidate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2019, 4:42 PM

Smotrich: Feiglin is 'irresponsible'

National Union chair slams Zehut chair over cannabis legalization statements. 'If so, he won't enter government as long as it's up to me.'Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2019, 1:24 PM

Netanyahu: Feiglin wasting right-wing votes

PM says Zehut party taking 1 Knesset seat from Likud, 1 from New Right, could cost the Right its majority by failing to cross threshold.Gary Willig, 3/11/2019, 10:22 AM

Feiglin: Cannabis legalization non-negotiable

"No one will establish a government without legalization," Zehut chairman says, noting his party will demand finance, education portfolios.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 3/5/2019, 2:55 PM

Analysis: Could Feiglin really pull off political comeback?

Recent polls show ex-Likud MK's new Zehut party crossing the threshold. Are these polls outliers - or does Feiglin really have a chance?David Rosenberg, 2/17/2019, 8:32 PM

Feiglin: 'Zehut's sun is beginning to shine'

Zehut chairman calls on activists not to get too excited about poll granting his party 5 seats, but asserts Zehut can also reach 15 seats.Hezki Baruch, 2/14/2019, 11:42 AM

Poll: How many seats would united right-wing list win?

Internal poll shows unified list of five small right-wing parties winning a dozen seats. If they run separately - zero seats.David Rosenberg, 2/13/2019, 3:27 PM

Feiglin: The Right has surrendered more land than the Left

Zehut party leader laments politics of personality, lack of ideas put forth by political parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 7:15 PM

Zehut party launches election campaign

Feiglin: Never before has a party been established in Israel that respects the citizen and his intelligence.Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2019, 3:47 AM