Tzipi Livni is a Member of Knesset for Zionist Union. She Served as Israel’s Foreign Minister (2006-2009) and Justice Minister (2013-2014), and led Israel’s negotiating team with the Palestinians in 2007-8 and 2013-14.
Our Voice of the Week features two of Israel’s smaller parties, both aiming to shake up the Knesset, one new and one old. Gonen Ben Yitzchak, former Shin Bet agent, is a co-founder of The Protest Movement for State Leadership party and active in the recent ‘Yellow Vest’ protests in Israel. Yariv Oppenheimer, former head of Peace Now, is a candidate for the left-wing Meretz party.