The political apprenticeship of Miri Regev

The queen of Israeli populism has derailed her impressive political journey by losing a soccer match that was never played

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June 27, 2018 16:41
Culture Minister Miri Regev cabinet meeting March 11, 2018

Culture Minister Miri Regev cabinet meeting March 11, 2018. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST)

 
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