The Israeli election has again been thwarted by inflated egos. Miriam Alster/FLASH90

Israel Must Put Aside Its Egos for the Sake of Unity

On the issues, they largely agree, but Israel’s politicians are letting their egos ruin everything

The latest election is now two weeks behind us, and the result can only be described as a political fiasco. Is it not madness that my 19-year-old son, who is in the army right now, has already voted three times, and a fourth election is already scheduled for this year, just in case? The clear will of the voters is simply not emerging from the elections. None of the candidates are managing to achieve the necessary majority of 61 mandates in order to forge a stable governing coalition. Neither Benjamin Netanyahu and his right-wing bloc nor Benny Gantz and the…