Lower turnout as ‘social justice’ hits streets again

30.10.2011                      02.Cheschwan. 5772                       Sommerzeit endet

Israelischer Sommer:

Lower turnout as ‘social justice’ hits streets again

Main demonstration in Tel Aviv only fraction of the size of previous protests; Beersheba rally canceled for fear of rocket attack.

Tens of thousands of people on Saturday night took part in the first mass social justice protest in Israel in the past two months, signaling what organizers said is the movement’s return to the streets.
The centerpiece of the rallies was a march in Tel Aviv, which set out from the former site of the Rothschild Boulevard tent city to Rabin Square, where a mass demonstration was held….