Israelis, Palestinians, particularly youth, grow apathetic

08.04.2011                      04.Nisan, 5771

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Israelis, Palestinians, particularly youth, grow apathetic

Recent poll shows youth tend to be more intolerant than their elders, if not holding downright undemocratic views.

A generation ago one of the most popular Israeli songs was You and Me Can Change the World. Today’s youth are more likely to be anxious over who’s going to win the Big Brother reality television show.
A recent poll of Israeli youth, both Jews and Arabs, has shown that they are becoming more ambivalent and alienated and, when they do express themselves, tend to be more intolerant than their elders, if not holding downright undemocratic views….