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Duma arson gag order: Covering up a failure?

Duma arson gag order: Covering up a failure?

Israel Democracy Institute argues media gag order not meant to protect investigation, but rather to hide state from scrutiny over 'failure.'Ari Yashar, 02/12/2015 12:58
Study: Israelis happy, but mistrust government

Study: Israelis happy, but mistrust government

Official 2015 Democracy Index also reveals deep divide in Israeli-Arab relations on political level - though not personal level.Hezki Baruch, 10/11/2015 12:12
Only 40% of Non-Jewish Olim Successfully Convert

Only 40% of Non-Jewish Olim Successfully Convert

Study on 20 years of data notes that conversion process of Jews from FSU has been a 'great failure' amid conversion controversy.Tova Dvorin, 11/08/2015 09:49
Israelis Highly Pessimistic Over Disengagement

Israelis Highly Pessimistic Over Disengagement

Poll reveals the majority see eviction from Gush Katif as major failure of the Israeli government - and support resisting similar moves.Tova Dvorin, 09/07/2015 09:59
Poll: 71% Believe World Has Bias Against Israel

Poll: 71% Believe World Has Bias Against Israel

The majority of Israelis believe global community has double-standards regarding Israel, supports Judea-Samaria regardless.Tova Dvorin, 09/06/2015 09:01
The Higher Threshold Saved Votes

The Higher Threshold Saved Votes

IDI’s Ofer Kenig explains that despite fears of voter disenfranchisement, the threshold raise mobilized political parties.Gedalyah Reback, 18/03/2015 19:22
Israelis Fed Up with Poverty, Corruption

Israelis Fed Up with Poverty, Corruption

1/3 of Israelis facing financial difficulties, 42% believe government is corrupt - but overwhelming majority, including Arabs, patriotic.Shlomo Pitrikovsky and Tova Dvorin, 04/01/2015 11:03
Expert: Governance Bill Changes Too Much, Too Soon

Expert: Governance Bill Changes Too Much, Too Soon

Political scientist speaks to Arutz Sheva on Opposition's resistance to the bill, why political decisions need to be implemented over time.Tova Dvorin, 11/03/2014 11:22
Ahmed Tibi: Bennett ‘Thinks With his Backside’

Ahmed Tibi: Bennett ‘Thinks With his Backside’

In latest foul-mouthed tirade, Tibi attacks Economic Minister over speech praising Israeli start-ups.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 07/11/2013 14:07
Poll: Most Support Operation in Gaza

Poll: Most Support Operation in Gaza

Two-thirds of the Israeli public is in favor of tough action in Gaza in response to recent terrorist rocket attacks.Maayana Miskin, 09/11/2011 17:48