Lawrence Solomon tells us why:
Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu’s triumph in Israel’s election this week, so shocking and appalling to the Western press, is many other things, too. …
… recognition by Israelis of Netanyahu as the Churchill of our times
… stands apart from virtually all other Western leaders
… a repudiation by Israelis of those same Western leaders
… Netanyahu’s march to freer markets.
… Under Netanyahu’s influence … Israel systematically began dismantling the welfare state
… sold off Israel’s interests in state enterprises,
… abolished foreign exchange controls and otherwise liberalized the economy,
… turning Israel into an entrepreneurial marvel
… The Western press, operating as it does from its echo chamber, likes to describe Israel as increasingly isolated in the world due to its supposed failure to make peace
… Israel, once the darling of the Socialist Internationale, is fast becoming the darling of all but Socialist-leaning Europe, Iran and the ISIS wannabe set.
… Two years from now, Obama will be gone, to be remembered as the worst American president in memory. Prime Minister Netanyahu will remain in power and on the world stage
Netanyahu Soundly Defeats Chief Rival in Israeli Elections.Also badly disappointed are the CBC and its many Israel-hating followers (see the comments) and as no doubt is Barack Obama after wasting taxpayers’ money attempting to defeat Bibi:
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