Compromises hardest for haredim

04.07.2012                      14.Tammus. 5772

Analyse:

Compromises hardest for haredim

Netanyahu is aware that going to an election now when he would be painted as the defender of the haredim would not be smart.

Five days before Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu formally submitted his new government to the Knesset in March 2009, The Jerusalem Post printed the following assessment of the coalition’s staying power in its Frontlines section: “The government’s survival could depend on haredi rabbis making compromises, which is never a good risk to take”….