TIME

The Netanyahu era continues, with Israel moving still further right

Netanyahu was feted by Likud party supporters at an election-night party in Tel Aviv

THE CONTINUING REIGN OF KING BIBI IS ALL BUT GUARANTEED. Benjamin Netanyahu was on track to a record fifth term as Israel’s Prime Minister on April 10 after challenger Benny Gantz conceded defeat in what at first appeared to be a close contest. Both Netanyahu’s Likud and Gantz’s Blue and White parties won 35 seats in balloting a day

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from TIME

TIME4 min read
A Guide To The Ides Of 50
I’VE BEEN FIELDING A LOT OF questions about dating apps lately. There are 2 a.m. texts like: “Is 55 too old to go on Tinder?” And existential laments like: “I thought I was just leafing through photos but it turns out I was swiping yes, yes, yes, whe
TIME2 min readPsychology
It’s Not About Linking Gun Violence And Mental Illness
BETWEEN “CALLS FOR ACTION” AND OFFERS of “thoughts and prayers,” legislators across the political spectrum, ranging from Senator Bernie Sanders to President Donald Trump, were quick to assign blame to mental illness following the two recent mass shoo
TIME2 min read
For the Record
‘To those who want to use xenophobia for political goals, we take the path of fraternity.’ IVÁN DUQUE, President of Colombia, announcing on Aug. 5 that babies born to Venezuelan refugees in the country from August 2015 to August 2021 would receive c