When Israel, The Soviets And The US Nearly Destroyed The Middle East
During the Cold War many countries were on high alert, none more so than Israel, the US and the Soviet Union. One of the tensest occasions was in October of 1973 when Israel lost over 2000 troops and ...
Fayge Ilanit
Fayge Ilanit (Hebrew: פייגה אילנית‎, 7 February 1909 (née Hindes) – 14 July 2002) was a Zionist activist and Israeli politician. She was a granddaughter of Rabbi Shimon Shkop and mother of I...
When Israel, The Soviets And The US Nearly Destroyed The Middle East
During the Cold War many countries were on high alert, none more so than Israel, the US and the Soviet Union. One of the tensest occasions was in October of 1973 when Israel lost over 2000 troops and ...
Erela Golan
Erela Golan (Hebrew: אראלה גולן‎, born 1945) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Shinui and the Secular Faction between 2003 and 2006.
Born in Petah ...
Yehudit Naot
Professor Yehudit Naot (Hebrew: יהודית נאות‎, born 4 April 1944, died 16 December 2004) was an Israeli scientist and politician. She served as Minister of the Environment between February 20...
Batsheva Katznelson
Batsheva Katznelson (Hebrew: בת-שבע כצנלסון‎, born 1897, died 30 August 1988) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the General Zionists between 1951 and 1955.<...
Rachel Cohen-Kagan
Rachel Cohen-Kagan (Hebrew: רחל כהן-כגן‎; Rachel Lubersky 19 February 1888 – 15 October 1982) was a Zionist activist and Israeli politician, and one of only two women to sign the Israeli d...
Esterina Tartman
Esterina Tartman (Hebrew: אסתרינה טרטמן‎, born 9 November 1957) is an Israeli politician. She served as a member of the Knesset for Yisrael Beiteinu between 2006 and 2009.
Tartman entere...
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Golda Meir
Golda Meir (earlier Golda Meyerson, born Golda Mabovitch, Голда Мабович; May 3, 1898 – December 8, 1978) was an Israeli teacher, kibbutznik, politician and the fourth Prime Minister of Israel.Meir was...
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Neta Dobrin
Neta Dobrin (Hebrew: נטע דוברין‎, born 27 October 1975) is a former Israeli politician who briefly served as a member of the Knesset for the Labor Party between February and April 2006.
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Hannah Lamdan
Hannah Lamdan (Hebrew: חנה למדן‎, born Hannah Lerner on 5 January 1905, died 10 April 1995) was a Bessarabian-born Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for several left-w...
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Dana Olmert
Dana Olmert (born 26 December 1972), is an Israeli left wing activist, literary theorist and editor. She is a daughter of Israel's former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.Olmert graduated with a PhD in lite...
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Naomi Blumenthal
Naomi Blumenthal (Hebrew: נעמי בלומנטל‎, born 22 November 1943) is a former Israeli politician. First elected to the Knesset in 1992, her political career was ended by a conviction for corru...
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Eti Livni
Eti Livni (Hebrew: אתי לבני‎, born 1 June 1948) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Shinui and the Secular Faction between 2003 and 2006.
In the 1999...
Miriam Feirberg
Miriam Feirberg Ikar (Hebrew: מרים פיירברג איכר; born 11 July 1951) is the mayor of Netanya, a city in the Centre District of Israel. Feirberg is the first (elected) female mayor in Netanya and one of...
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List of female cabinet ministers of Israel
     denotes the first female minister of that particular department.
Emma Talmi
Emma Talmi (Hebrew: אמה תלמי‎, née Levine, born on 25 April 1905, died 6 June 2004) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Mapam and the Alignment between 1955 a...
Orna Angel
Orna Angel (Hebrew: אורנה אנג'ל‎, born 29 July 1962) is an Israeli former politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Labor Party for one week in February 2006.
Born in Jeru...
Merav Michaeli
Merav Michaeli (Hebrew: מירב מיכאלי‎; born 24 November 1966) is an Israeli Knesset member and a former journalist, TV anchor, radio broadcaster and activist.Merav Michaeli was born in Petah ...
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Hussniya Jabara
Hussniya Jabara (Arabic: حسنية جبّارة‎; Hebrew: חוסניה ג'בארה‎, born 11 April 1958) is an Israeli Arab former politician, who served as a member of the Knesset for Meretz between 1...
Hana Meisel
Hana Meisel (Hebrew: חנה מייזל‎, born 25 December 1883, died 1972) was a Jewish agronomist, feminist and Zionist.
Meisel was born in Hrodna in the Russian Empire (today in Belarus), and ...
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Ada Maimon
Ada Maimon (Hebrew: עדה מימון‎, born Ada Fishman on 8 October 1893, died 10 October 1973) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Mapai between 1949 and 1955.
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Lea Nass
Dr. Lea Nass-Arden (Hebrew: לאה נס‎, born 27 December 1961) is an Israeli politician who served a member of the Knesset for Likud and as Deputy Minister of Pensioner Affairs.
Nass studie...
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Yehudit Simhonit
Yehudit Simhonit (sometimes Simhoni; Hebrew: יהודית שמחונית‎; 24 January 1902 - 5 December 1991) was a Zionist activist and politician.
Simhonit was born in Nahar-Tov, an agricultural se...
Zahava Gal-On
Zehava Gal-On (Hebrew: זֶהָבָה גַּלְאוֹן; born 4 January 1956) is an Israeli politician. She is a member of Knesset for Meretz, known for her very liberal and pluralist views. On 7 February 2012, she ...
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Beba Idelson
Beba Idelson (Hebrew: בבה אידלסון‎, 14 November 1895 – 5 January 1975) was a Zionist activist and Israeli politician.
Beba Idelson (née Trakhtenbereg) was born in Ekaterinoslav in the R...
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Daniella Weiss
Daniella Weiss (born 1945) is an Israeli settlement movement activist, and a former mayor of Kedumim, an Israeli settlement located in the West Bank. She was first elected mayor of Kedumim in Septembe...
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Gila Finkelstein
Gila Finkelstein (Hebrew: גילה פינקלשטיין‎, born 22 September 1950) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the National Religious Party between 2003 and 200...
Shirley Porter
Dame Shirley Porter, Lady Porter, DBE, (born 29 November 1930) is a former Conservative leader of Westminster City Council in London. She is the daughter and heir of Sir Jack Cohen, the founder of Tes...