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Israel PM receives key socio-economic report

Related: The Chutzpah of Israeli (Tent) Protests Maan News Agency | Sept 26, 2011 JERUSALEM (AFP) — The committee charged with advising the Israeli government on socio-economic change, following a wave of mass protests against high living costs, on Monday presented its proposals to the premier. The report, a 267-page document outlining recommendations on housing, […]

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Social Origins of the Tent Protests in Israel ~ by @maxajl

‘an early fracture — a foretaste of later ruptures — within Zionism.’ MRZine | MaxAjl | Aug 16, 2011 It started in mid-July, when Dafni Leef, a Tel Aviv filmmaker, was met with a hike in her rent that she couldn’t afford to pay.  Instead of moving to a new apartment, she moved to a […]

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#J14: No need to bring up the occupation – it’s the capitalism, stupid!

  Sunday, August 14 2011| Ami Kaufman | +972 Magazine With the growing number of calls for J14 to address the “elephant in the room” that apparently no one is willing to talk about – the occupation (shhh!), it’s important to understand something: there is no elephant Demonstration in Beer Sheva, Aug. 13 (photo: Activestills.org) […]

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Israeli protests fight injustice – as long as it’s convenient… ~ by @ibnezra

Joseph Dana| Aug 12, 2011 |  The National   Last weekend, more than 300,000 Israelis protested for economic reform throughout the country. In Tel Aviv, the epicentre of the housing protests, 250,000 Israelis marched to the defence ministry chanting the slogan “the people want social justice”. The demonstrations were some of the largest in Israel’s […]

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Israelis renew their protests in al-Quds

PressTV –  Wed Aug 10, 2011 2:25AM GMT Israeli police confront demonstrators as thousands of people march in the streets during a protest against the rising cost of living on August 6, 2011 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Israeli anti-regime demonstrators carrying torches have held fresh rallies in al-Quds (Jerusalem) as part of a weeks-long protest […]

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Meet the real “Face” of right-wing J14 “Tolerance” – in pictures

Tents of right wing sttlers, rotshild, Tel Aviv, Israel, 4/8/2011. Source and more Photography on the FlickrStream of Activestills Why So Serious ? by .@YasirTineh: The Chutzpah of Israeli Tent Protests

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Why So Serious ? ~ by @YasirTineh

Yasir M. Tineh | Aug 7, 2011 Revolution has fueled the MENA region this year & the least to say is that 2011 has been one of the most productive years in voicing Human Rights in countries where that seemed rather bleak in recent history. It is evident also that this has given hope to […]

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J14 may challenge something even deeper than the occupation

Sunday, August 7 2011| Dimi Reider | +972 Magazine The social justice demonstrations have been accused of ignoring the key issue of the occupation. But their tremendous groundswell of solidarity and cooperation is  slowly gnawing at something even more significant than that – the principle of separation, of which the occupation is just one exercise. […]

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#j14 | Occupation soldiers are also protesting in Israel | Cartoon by @CarlosLatuff

Click on the image for a high resolution version This Cartoon by Carlos Latuff is free to use without previous written permission. Source More Cartoons by Carlos Latuff Category | Cartoons More about BDS Frequently Asked Questions BDS Factsheet| BDS BDS | on Youtube BDS | BDS Movement BDS | BDS Nederland BDS | Boycot […]

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Tent 1948 ~ by @AbirKopty

by Abir Kopty on August 6, 2011 If you are Palestinian, it will be difficult to find anything to identify with in Tel Aviv’s tents’ city on Rothschild Boulevard, until you reach Tent 1948. My first tour there was a few days ago, when I decided to join Tent 1948. Tent 1948’s main message is […]

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#j14 | Another Tsunami!

Palestine News Network | 30.07.11 – 05:00 By Adam Keller/Gush Shalom – It was not Binyamin Netanyahu who started the occupation. Keeping millions of Palestinians under military rule, constantly expanding settlements throughout the Occupied Territories, diverting the country’s best resources for it – many previous governments have done the same, including governments headed by the […]

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