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  • Yossi Sarid, liberal Israeli politician and pundit, dies at 75

    December 4, 2015 | 1:44 pm

    Yossi Sarid, an Israeli commentator and former cabinet minister who was the country's most acid-tongued dove, died on Friday of a heart attack, aged 75, the broadcaster where he worked said.

    At Army Radio, Sarid used his morning show, "The Last Word", to rail eruditely against...

  • A Rabbi’s Fatwa

    By Larry Derfner

    March 23, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    After Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, ruler of the Shas (Sephardi ultra-Orthodox) party, caused an uproar this week by pronouncing a kind of Jewish fatwa on liberal Education Minister Yossi Sarid, one of Yosef's minions tried to jump into the fray.

    Shlomo Benizri, Israel's minister of health,...