Streaming Rights: How a Beautiful Kibbutz Waterway Became Ground Zero for Israel's Culture Wars

The Asi stream is at the center of a dispute that’s been billed as a clash between Israel’s ‘haves’ and ‘have-nots,’ its old elites and working-class towns. Haaretz visits Kibbutz Nir David and Beit She’an to hear from both sides

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A protester in the Asi stream with a placard stating that it belongs to the public.
A protester in the Asi stream with a placard stating that it belongs to the public.Credit: Gil Eliahu
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