How long before Israelis' anger boils over again?
Once they finished venting and lambasting Finance Minister Yair Lapid over the austerity measures, middle class Israelis poured into the streets for peaceful rallies. In a month, Facebook and cardboard signs may no longer be enough.
This time it was a pleasant demonstration. I met friends, and demonstrators smiled at one another, just like at a class reunion. There was no anger there: Facebook put an end to that. On Saturday night, there wasn’t much left after people had been pouring it all out on Facebook all week long. Don’t ask what happened on the network, they told me. We really let him have it. What we wrote about him, what names we...
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