It doesn't really matter what they are protesting "for" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • @ron levy and venice beach
    • 07.08.11 | 07:10 (IDT)

    What matters is what they are protesting 'against" -- and obviously people feel let down by the system somehow. Choose any 'reason" you want. Let's face it, Bibi's government speeded up the reality of the palestinian state which is just around the corner and people right and left are confused. With internet, the power of magic Hasbara is dead. More and more soldiers are breaking the silence. Palestinian leaders turn out to be far more intelligent than our own. Gilad Shalit could have been home years ago-- and many people are suspecting that it's not in the gov't interest. Yeah, there's the high cost of living too.

    from the article: Israel is beginning to celebrate a new independence
    First published 02:47 07.08.11 | Last updated 02:47 07.08.11
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