It's tough all around in capitalist societies - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 08.02.12 | 01:34 (IST)

    Throughout the world people's salaries are not keeping up with growing inflation and rising prices. I cannot help to think this is somehow on purpose. Things might be better in someways in Canada, but people are also going through the same thing there too. The truth is that living in Israel is difficult, but this is also what our enemies want. Israel has to spend a lot of resources on security and this is one strategy of our enemies to weaken us. We spend money on defense out of necessity and this money could be going to nursery schools instead. Not that there is not enough money, but it's true it goes to the rich and the corporations who profit on war too.

    from the article: The home that evicts its inhabitants
    First published 00:59 08.02.12 | Last updated 00:59 08.02.12
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