"The only thing that will really help is for a whole generation of politicians to disappear into the dustbin of history." That plus a constitution as described in Mr. Strenger's next-to-last paragraph. These are coming as surely as day follows night. Like it or not, Rothschild Blvd. is now synthesized with Tahrir Square, and has become part of the Spring which is no longer Arab, but Israeli, Palestinian, and American as well. Political tyranny and economic exploitation are on their way out, along with very, very old parties about to give up the ghost.
High school teacher's union threatens strike (Haaretz)
from the article: Israelis demand dignity