The Tent Protests in Israel: Can They Break out of the Zionist/Security/Neo-Liberal Box?

Posted 28th July 2012, by & filed under Binyamin Netanyahu, Ideas, Israeli Summer, Jeff Halper, PLO/PA’s September initiative, Social justice, Zionism.

The demonstrations currently roiling Israel constitute a grassroots challenge to Israel’s neo-liberal regime.  Beginning as an uprising of the middle classes – especially young people who have trouble finding affordable housing – it has spread to the working class, the poor and the Arab communities as well, though not the religious as yet. Many of… Read more »