"calling for a general strike on August 1. " - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Andyboy
    • 25.07.11 | 17:40 (IDT)

    Well - that will really contribute to the economic stability of the country! The truth is becoming more obvious with each passing day. These demonstrations are having less and and less to do with housing and more and more to providing a convenient peg on which to hang left wing protest. The loonies have discovered a new weapon with which to batter the government. Knowing that they cannot unseat them on security or peace issues they have now latched on to a golden opportunity which they could never have dreamed about! Of course the fact that the media is egging them on for its own purposes goes without saying! The idealistic concept of the first protesters has been hijacked by the great unwashed - and to talk of a general strike is enough to make sane and rational people weep! It would be interesting to know who is funding the protests now................................

    from the article: Netanyahu cancels Poland visit as housing protests take Israel by storm
    First published 15:27 25.07.11 | Last updated 15:27 25.07.11
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