Would you qualify Israel as an “illiberal democracy"?

Would you qualify Israel as an “illiberal democracy"?

Interview with Samy Cohen
  • Knesset Israeal. Interview with Samy Cohen. Photo copyright: ShutterstockKnesset Israeal. Interview with Samy Cohen. Photo copyright: Shutterstock

Israel is a hybrid democracy, one that combines elements of liberalism and of illiberalism. I will call it “semi-liberal.” From the beginnings, the founding fathers established a democracy quite remote from the liberal model (...)

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