Social issues just as threatening as war

03.08.2011                      03.Aw-Elul, 5771

Taub-Report:

Social issues just as threatening as war

New document shows socio-economic gaps wider than ever, Taub Center's Ben-David warns.

Existential issues such as education, health, labor and welfare are no less threatening to the State of Israel than war with its neighbors, Prof. Dan Ben- David, executive director of the Taub Center for Social Policy Research, warned Wednesday.
Ben-David was speaking at the release of the think tank’s “State of the Nation Report: Society, Economy and Policy 2010,” which clearly shows a deepening of social inequalities in all spheres of society….