Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai

Editor

Tel Aviv’s longtime mayor isn’t afraid to skirt the national government in order to carry out far-reaching changes that change the fabric of life, such as introducing transportation on Shabbat. Where Tel Aviv goes, Israel follows.

Supreme Court President Esther Hayut

Editor

Israel’s chief justice isn’t afraid to maintain the court’s independence, even when it means making politically explosive decisions. She’ll most likely be put the the test in a question of whether Benjamin Netanyahu can keep the prime minister’s seat while standing trial.