Yaron Sher, 17, used to travel an hour and a half three times a week to his job at the McDonald’s branch in Ramat Aviv. He says he was never late and was even a candidate several times for the branch’s outstanding employee award. His average monthly salary was 1,200 shekels. When asked why he made such a long commute for such a low salary, he answered, “My friends are there. I’ve become connected to the...