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    • zionist forever
    • 01.11.10 | 16:51 (IST)

    In the UK in the 70s the unions were on strike every other day and even the grave diggers went on strike and bodies were piling up. Thatcher broke the unions and cut them down to size. Israel needs to smash the Histadrut because it is wrong that a small group od individuals can bring the entire country to a standstill. Also if Israel is going to continue to be competitive abroad it needs to get rid of its socialist past and free market and unions don't go well together. We all suffer because of inconvenience and the country looses millions when the Histadrut strike so its in the best interest of the country as a whole to put these people in their place. Bring on Thatcher

    from the article: Ben Gurion airport, hospitals set for general strike
    First published 16:26 01.11.10 | Last updated 16:26 01.11.10
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