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Accepted into LSE MSc Int'l Relations 18/19

"If you prefer it in numbers, Israel’s democracy ranks 30th in the world, with an average score of 7.79.

That may sound reassuring to anyone concerned that Israel’s democracy is eroding; after all, being in the top quarter of countries around the world surely can’t be too bad. On the other hand, any country with a score of 8.0 and under isn’t a “full democracy,” according to the index."


A high-functioning illiberal democracy: Explaining Israel's ranking in the global democracy index

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