Personally, I get the feeling that there's nothing Bibi can do to stop the protests or the fundamental changes that are inherent in their growing list of demands - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Giggles
    • 01.08.11 | 05:17 (IDT)

    The housing protest may have popped the cork, but there's just too much frustration - suppressed for too many years and over too many issues - that's now spilling from the bottle! It's already well beyond the housing issue, and it's well beyond any superficial solutions that Bibi might offer! And we all know that the 'core' issues that ARE the fix are things that he'll not address, much less reform them! By all appearances thus far, this protest is progressing much like the one Egypt, and the short term measures and empty 'Bibi' promises aren't going to hack it! I hope the protesters don't settle for anything less than the whole spectrum of change that's required!

    from the article: Most Israeli municipalities declare general strike in solidarity with housing protests
    First published 01:41 01.08.11 | Last updated 01:41 01.08.11
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