Professor Reuven Hazan is a political scientist and political affairs commentator. He is the former Chair of the Political Science Department at the Hebrew University. His specialization is in the historical and current analysis of democratic institutions in general and Israeli democracy in particular. Reuven has served as a commentator for CNN, FOX, BBC, and NPR, and has been quoted in magazines such as Time and Newsweek and in newspapers across North America from the Los Angeles Times to the Wall Street Journal.