we need to end the protest not bring out more people - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • zionist forever
    • 16.08.11 | 11:25 (IDT)

    The more people come out the more demands are made and everybody who makes a demand expects the government agree to it which just complicates things. The protest is also gradually becoming more politicized and turning it into a protest to overthrow the government, there has even been threats of violence if the protestors demands are not met. The protest has served its purpose because the government now knows it needs to spend some money and they are preparing to do that not its time to end the protest and create an atmosphere of calm for the government. Also don't any of these people have jobs to go to, I hope they don't expect their employers to give them time off to come protest. I know protesting has become fashionable and everybody wants to say I was there but it is starting to become counter productive and must end .. the party is over and its time to get on with real life.

    from the article: Israeli Russians must join the social protest
    First published 02:56 16.08.11 | Last updated 02:56 16.08.11
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