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    • Yaela Katz
    • 25.07.07 | 13:31 (IDT)

    Come on, people - with the government hiking everything from tuition to bread prices, and rent and real estate skyrocketing, a 0.2% raise over 2 years represents a tremendous pay cut for the people on whose backs this economy is being built. Maybe a tax increase on the sale of luxury apartments could offset a fair wage increase ? Let's ask the people who are benefiting from the economic boom to pay for it for a change. If the worker does not stand up for himself, no one will. Support the strike!

    from the article: Histadrut announces general strike to begin Wednesday at 6 A.M.
    First published 00:00 24.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 24.07.07
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