The text distorts the facts and represents a blatant lie. One has to compare the living standards not of today but before Oslo. The living standards of Arabs in Gaza, Yehuda and Shomron were (and largely remain) far better than those in Jordan, Egypt and Syria. The drop started with the Intifada, for which Israel has no responsibility. Comparing the objective data with the content of the article one can reach only one conclusion, the author (like most leftists in Israel) is a paid agent of the enemy. P.S. Q. What legal business can bring you 30 millions in five years if you start from scratch? A. Ask Ehud Barak.
Woman moderately wounded by firebomb thrown at her car in north J'lem (Haaretz)
from the article: Unmoved by the humanitarian crisis