Holon slum’s tent city nothing like Rothschild Boulevard

08.08.2011                      08.Aw-Elul, 5771

Zelt-Stadt:

Holon slum's tent city nothing like Rothschild Boulevard

Jesse Cohen slum is home to a far more desperate side of tent city movement, where hard-luck stories far outnumber acoustic guitars.

“I’m telling you, if a solution isn’t found, this will all explode. You’ll see real violence, any moment now.”
Rafi Moseri, 35, walked through Holon’s Jesse Cohen neighborhood on Sunday, pointing out the shattered and decaying sidewalks and trashstrewn courtyards that surround the slum’s tent city….