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Ellen Laipson

Ellen Laipson, a former vice chair of the US’s National Intelligence Council, is currently director of the international security program at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University in Virginia. She is a former president and CEO of the Stimson Center in Washington. Prior to this, Laipson spent a quarter century in government service. Copyright: Syndication Bureau

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Is the fall of Netanyahu really a new dawn for Israeli politics?

The long tenure of Benjamin Netanyahu as Israeli prime minister has led to some well-entrenched conventional truths about the country’s politics and the quality of its democracy.

June 18, 2021