Israel’s Jellyfish Wars: Who Warns the Bathers Better?

The Facebook page Jellyfish Watch and the website Meduzot (Hebrew for Jellyfish) were set up to monitor the swarms that reach Israeli shores. Both offer updates from the beaches and fight for every surfer.

Like the social protest, which is showing fissures and will be holding its main event at two different Tel Aviv locations, the battle for better jellyfish warnings has also developed ego-driven disputes and divisions that look ridiculous to outsiders.