Why Israelis cannot be able to dream? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rachel
    • 21.06.13 | 17:41 (IDT)

    I am a no-rich Israeli living in South Tel Aviv and I attended this conference via ticket from one of the network I am part of. I am very gratefull for this opportunity as otherwise I would never have a chance to meet so many top proffessors, experts, NGO activists, amazing speakers. I dont agree that all the speeches were empty, some that I attended were very emotional and deep. I left the even inspired. I met at the conference other "normal", young Israeli, not only rich middle-aged men (I am a wolen). Yes this conference might be a bubble as everybody there were inteligent, hopeful and smiling. But why cant we allow ourselves to be like that, once in a while? Smile and dream? Are we Israelis forbidden to do it, because of all the bad things happening here???

    from the article: A celebration of Peres and our illusions
    First published 05:10 21.06.13 | Last updated 05:10 21.06.13
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